When it was announced that Stephen King’s The Dark Tower was finally getting a feature film adaptation, a spinoff TV series was always part of the discussion. The fate of the franchise’s future will likely depend on how well next month’s movie does, but King fans will be happy to hear that the TV series is still part of the plan. Speaking with Deadline, co-writer/producer Akiva Goldsman revealed that the scripting process has already begun, and that Idris Elba will most definitely be part of the series. “The first episode of a show has been written, and we hope to retain Ron Howard’s original idea to mix platforms, something that seemed revolutionary 10 years ago but now is something that others … Read entire story.
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