HBO are set to adapt one other Michael Crichton novel for a TV drama sequence, this time turning their consideration to underwater thriller Sphere.
Westworld govt producer and author Denise Thé is hooked up, in response to Deadline, alongside Lisa Pleasure and Jonathan Nolan’s Kilter Movies (additionally identified for his or her involvement in Westworld), Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey’s Staff Downey, and Warner Bros. Tv.
Set to be tailored from Crichton’s 1987 novel by Thé, Sphere finds a bunch of scientists exploring a thriller vessel found on the backside of the Pacific Ocean. The story was beforehand developed into a movie of the identical identify in 1998, starring Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, and Samuel L. Jackson.
Thé most lately labored as govt producer and author on Season three of Westworld. Staff Downey produces HBO’s Perry Mason, which was lately renewed for a second season.
In different HBO information, it was additionally confirmed this week that the cast and creators of The West Wing are reuniting for a special set.
In accordance with Variety, A West Wing Particular to Profit When We All Vote will debut on the platform this autumn.
It would characteristic a theatrical staging of the ‘Hartsfield’s Touchdown’ episode from season three and can be filmed Los Angeles’ Orpheum Theater in October 2020.