MaddAddam (TV series)

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MaddAddam
Genre Post-apocalyptic fiction
Created by Darren Aronofsky
Based on The Oryx and Crake novels by Margaret Atwood
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production company(s) Protozoa Pictures
Broadcast
Original channel HBO

MaddAddam is a television series under development for HBO by Darren Aronofsky's company Protozoa Pictures. Aronofsky is to serve as executive producer and possibly director.[1]

The series is to be an adaptation of Margaret Atwood's trilogy of speculative fiction novels Oryx and Crake, Year of the Flood and MaddAddam.[1] The novels, set in a post-apocalyptic future, follow a number of people attempting to survive in a dangerous, empty world, and show through flashbacks their involvement with the pandemic that killed most of humanity.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (4 June 2014). "Darren Aronofsky Adapting Futuristic ‘MaddAddam’ Book Trilogy As HBO Series". Deadline.com. Retrieved 5 June 2014.