• Amazon is turning William Gibson's ‘The Peripheral' into a series

    6 days ago - By Engadget

    It's about time we got a serious attempt at adapting William Gibson's work to the small screen. With the success of Richard K. Morgan's Altered Carbon and Philip K Dick's The Man In The High Castle, streaming studios with an eye on originals can only...
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  • Westworld creators adapting William Gibson thriller for Amazon - CNET

    6 days ago - By CNET

    There's no date set yet for the streaming version of The Peripheral, which brings together people from two future timelines.
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  • Amazon is adapting William Gibson's The Peripheral into a TV series

    Amazon is adapting William Gibson's The Peripheral into a TV series

    6 days ago - By The Verge

    Amazon is working on a TV adaptation of the 2014 William Gibson novel The Peripheral. Although the project is still in the early stages of development, it could bypass Amazon's regular pilot process and get a straight-to-series order, Variety reports. Novelist Scott B. Smith is attached to write and executive produce alongside Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy.
    The original novel is a complicated story about time travel, divergent futures, religious protest groups, and a massive corporation called Hefty Mart. It takes place both in an economically barren US town and in a...
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  • Amazon is developing a TV show based on William Gibson's ‘The Peripheral'

    6 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Amazon is developing a series based on William Gibson's science fiction novel The Peripheral .
    Variety reports that the series is being considered for a straight-to-series order, with Scott B. Smith writing and executive producing, and Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan also signed on as executive producers.
    Amazon seems to have shifted much of its original TV strategy away from critically-acclaimed-but-niche shows and toward titles that have the potential to become bigger hits. Most famously, it's spending hundreds of millions of dollars on a Lord of the Rings prequel series , but it's also...
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