Brave New World (upcoming TV series)

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Brave New World
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Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
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Original networkPeacock

Brave New World is an upcoming American sci-fi dystopian drama series set to premiere on the streaming service Peacock.

Premise[edit]

A utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family, and history itself.

Cast and characters[edit]

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Development[edit]

The series was originally written and produced by Les Bohem, Grant Morrison, Brian Taylor, with Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey producing the series for Syfy,[4][5] until it was moved to the USA Network, with David Wiener replacing Bohem as a writer and Owen Harris directing the pilot.[6] On September 17, 2019, NBCUniversal announced that the series was moved to Peacock.[7]

Casting[edit]

In April 2019, Ehrenreich was cast as John the Savage.[2] In the same month, it was announced that Lloyd was cast in the series regular role as Bernard Marx.[1] In May 2019, it was announced that Jessica Brown Findley was cast in the role of Lenina Crowne[3]

In June, Kylie Bunbury, Hannah John-Kamen, Sen Mitsuji, Joseph Morgan and Nina Sosanya were added to the main cast, with Demi Moore set to appear in a recurring role.[8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Petski, Denise (23 April 2019). "Harry Lloyd To Star In 'Brave New World' UCP Series Adaptation". Deadline. Retrieved 31 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (16 April 2019). "'Solo' Star Alden Ehrenreich To Headline NBCU Series 'Brave New World'". Deadline. Retrieved 31 May 2019.
  3. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (30 May 2019). "Jessica Brown Findlay To Star In 'Brave New World' TV Series From UCP & Amblin". Deadline. Retrieved 31 May 2019.
  4. ^ Petski, Denise (5 May 2015). "Aldous Huxley's 'Brave New World' To Be Developed By Syfy & Amblin TV". Deadline. Retrieved 31 May 2019.
  5. ^ Petski, Denise (11 August 2016). "'Brave New World' To Be Adapted By Grant Morrison & Brian Taylor For Syfy". Deadline. Retrieved 31 May 2019.
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (13 February 2019). "'Brave New World' Drama Based On Aldous Huxley Novel Moves From Syfy To USA With Series Order". Deadline. Retrieved 31 May 2019.
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "NBCU Streamer Gets Name, Sets Slate Of Reboots, 'Dr. Death', Ed Helms & Amber Ruffin Series, 'Parks & Rec'". Deadline. Retrieved September 17, 2019.
  8. ^ White, Peter (19 June 2019). "'Brave New World': Kylie Bunbury, Hannah John-Kamen, Sen Mitsuji, Joseph Morgan & Nina Sosanya Added To USA Network Drama". Deadline.
  9. ^ ‘Brave New World’: Demi Moore Set To Recur In USA Drama Series

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