27 March 2013 8:17 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

The Wachowski Siblings are headed to TV by developing the 10-episode series Sense8 for Netflix.  The series will be co-developed with J. Michael Straczynski (Babylon 5).  There are currently no plot details aside from the vague description of "a gripping global tale of minds linked and souls hunted", but in a press release, the Wachowskis said, "Several years ago, we had a late night conversation [with Straczynski] about the ways technology simultaneously unites and divides us, and out of that paradox 'Sense8' was born."  I'm not a big fan of Straczynski's work, but I'll see anything the Wachowskis put together.  Netflix is also continuing their savvy decision to pair with recognized talent like they did with David Fincher on House of Cards. Hit the jump for the press release.  Sense8 is set to arrive on Netflix Watch Instantly in late 2014. Here's the press release: Netflix will bring Georgeville Television's "Sense8, »

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