Apr 21, 2017
The Wheel Of Time
, the sprawling fantasy novel series by Robert Jordan
, will be adapted by Sony as a television series....
One of the most popular fantasy franchises of the literary world, The Wheel Of Time
, has taken a crucial step towards a live-action adaptation.
Originally authored by Robert Jordan
, the 80 million-selling 1990-2013 book series depicts a sprawling mythology, amalgamating feudal and magical tropes with elements of Eastern mysticism. Now, Sony will be the benefactor of a television adaptation series.
According to Variety, Sony Pictures Television
is moving forward with a serial adaptation of the The Wheel Of Time
, producing the project along with Red Eagle Entertainment and Radar Pictures
Of course, this should be a large scale endeavor, since the novels of Robert Jordan
(nom de plume of James O. Rigney Jr.), three of which were completed by Brandon Sanderson
after Jordan’s 2007 death, build an