CULT FACTION

For all your cult film, tv, cartoon, comic and video game needs

Lemony Snicket is coming to Netflix

Lemony Snicket is back! Lemony Snicket: A Series of Unfortunate Events may not have been the big box office smash they hoped for on the big screen but that does not matter. New life is about to be breathed into this franchise.

Behind the revival are True Blood showrunner Mark Hudis and director Barry Sonnenfeld,  Hudis will serve as showrunner and exec producer of the series, while Sonnenfeld will direct and exec produce. Lemony Snicket creator Daniel Handler is also an exec producer for Paramount Television, which produced the 2004 feature rendition starring Jim Carrey in 2004.

Netflix billed the series as having multigenerational appeal to kids and parents when it announced the acquisition of the property in November. The “Unfortunate Events” series revolves around a trio of orphans who encounter the villainous Count Olaf and a host of other obstacles as they search for their rightful family fortune and the truth about their parents’ death. The book series has sold more than 65 million copies since its debut in 1999.

There’s no word yet about a production timetable for the series.

 

Related Posts
Ultraman anime live-action PV project “Making Of” clip and countdown video released

From April 2019, Netflix will be broadcast worldwide, alongside the long-awaited terrestrial broadcast of the anime ULTRAMAN - which will take on new initiatives including a live-action version PV.This project, Read more

Trailer released for Dracula TV show.

Developed by Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat, Dracula is an upcoming television series  based on the novel of the same name by Bram Stoker. The series has been produced by Read more

Timeless – Ep1: Pilot (The Hindenburg)

When I found out a new time travel show was coming out I was part excited and part scared. With all the shows like Doctor Who, The Time Tunnel, Life Read more

Thunder Force (2021)

Two childhood best friends reunite as an unlikely crime-fighting superhero duo when one invents a formula that gives ordinary people superpowers. On a streaming service that carries most of Adam Read more

The Willoughbys official trailer released

The trailer has landed for The Willoughbys - a computer-animated comedy film directed by Kris Pearn and Cory Evans and written by Pearn. It is based on the children's book of Read more

The Platform (2019)

If you ever needed a satirical metaphor about the world and how we all treat each other then look no further than Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia's The Platform (aka El Hoyo). As Read more

The Midnight Gospel teaser released

Clancy is a space-caster who uses a multiverse simulator to interview beings living in other worlds. Created by Pendleton Ward (Adventure Time) and Duncan Trussell (Duncan Trussell Family Hour podcast), Read more

The Last Kids on Earth Season 2 trailer released

Netflix have released the trailer for The Last Kids on Earth Season 2. The series will be officially titled The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade. "It's all Read more

The Irregulars trailer released by Netflix

Meet The Irregulars: Bea, Jessie, Billy, Spike and Leo. Join this ragtag gang as they uncover the demonic and mysterious depths of Victorian London alongside the sinister Dr Watson and Read more

The Irregulars teaser released by Netflix

Meet The Irregulars at 221B Baker Street on March 26. Welcome to 19th-century London, where The Irregulars - a group of misfits, work to solve supernatural crimes at the behest Read more

Founded Cult Faction in 2014. Some would describe him as a teacher, writer, dream weaver, and visionary... some would not...

%d bloggers like this: