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‘1984’ is Heading to TV

Recent events surrounding the 2020 election and US politics have caused many to remember and reference George Orwell’s novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four for its stark similarities to today’s political climate. Now, the somewhat prophetic, dystopian novel is set for TV after former ABC chief Paul Lee’s independent studio Wiip optioned the rights to Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan’s stage show of the same name.

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Move Over ‘Umbrella Academy’… There’s a New Super Group in Town

The Umbrella Academy is about to have their hands full in the upcoming third season with the Sparrow Academy officially coming to town.

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My Hopes for the Disney+ Adaptation of ‘Percy Jackson’

Percy Jackson and the Olympians is officially being adapted into a TV series at Disney+!  Now this is not the first time the popular book series is getting the live action treatment though many fans have tried to scrub the memory of the 2010 film and it's 2013 sequel from their memories.  Hopefully the second time around finally produces an adaptation that fans don't active try to deny actually exists, but going into it here are my hopes (and or fears) for the upcoming series.

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