Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Outlander to be a TV Series!!!!!

In Diana Gabaldon's own words on Twitter:

"Yes! Final contracts aren’t yet signed, but we do have a deal with Sony Pictures for development of a cable-TV (HBO/Showtime etc) series."



Joanne Adds:
This is wonderful news for all Outlander fans! Not a movie, but a series to adequately have the space and time to develop the story and characters of the Outlander books. Now let's hope it is a FAITHFUL adaptation!!!

10 comments:

Julie at Outlandish Dreaming said...

Yes!!!!!!

Carole Rae said...

Ah! I still need to read it!

Melissa Mc (Gerbera Daisy Diaries) said...

Ditto -- I need to read it too!!

Anne said...

I have been waiting for such a long time, so excited!!!

Mystica said...

Nice news

Nise' said...

I hope, I hope, they do this series justice!

Marg said...

I will be watching, with every fibre of me hoping that it is good!

Staci said...

OMG!! I'm so excited! They better get the casting right...that's all I'm saying!

Yvette said...

I've never read the OUTLANDER books, just never could get into them. But I like the idea of a series anyway.

I might inch into OULTANDER World through the series. :)

Heather R said...

I really need to get to reading then!

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