The series is being written by Kyle Killen (Awake), with Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes) directing, and during the Television Critics Association press tour, Showtime’s President of Programming Gary Levine has been chatting about the upcoming series.
“The premise for us was always it needs to stand alongside our other Showtime shows and look like it belongs there while at the same time servicing the fans of this enormous franchise,” said Levine. “We don’t worry about the odds. We just plow ahead and we’re very optimistic.”
“It is a new story, but we are being incredibly respectful of the canon and working with Microsoft 343 people to