Syfy has ordered a TV series on Dan Simmons’ Hyperion
Hyperion is an upcoming sci-fi and action TV series of Syfy. At this moment, Syfy is trying to find-out a TV series, on which it can rely, like Game of Thrones for HBO, Sherlock for BBC, Arrow for The CW. This is why, Syfy is taking, Hyperion is of that category.
Hyperion is based on the best-selling, science-fiction book of Dan Simmons. His another book The Terror has also been adapted by AMC for a TV series.
Storyline of Hyperion TV Series
Hyperion is a space war story. In which, a team of some space travelers goes on a pilgrimage to the home of Shrike. It is a giant and dangerous machine, which protects time traveling artifacts.
This machine is worshiped and feared by different groups. Meanwhile, in the way to home of Sherike, these travelers uses to tell each other about their history for time pass.
Crew Members of Hyperion TV Series
The famous star of Hollywood, Bradley Cooper has been signed by Syfy, as the producer of this TV series. Bradley Cooper is one of the finest actor of Hollywood industry. He is well know for his performance in Hangover, A- Team and many other movies.
After being signed as producer of Hyperion TV series, Bradley Cooper thanked Syfy. He said in an interview that, “It is an absolute honor to enter into the world created by Dan Simmons that is arguably one of the greatest work of science fiction, and help realize it for television audiences.”
He is investing in this movie with two other producers. These producers are, Graham King and Todd Philips. Both of them have also worked in lots of blockbuster movies. Whereas, the writer of this TV series is none other than Itamar Moses. He adapted the story of Dan Simmons’ novel of the same title into a perfect story for Syfy. Itamar Moses is well know for his writing skill in Boardwalk Empire. He is also an executive producer of this TV series. So, that he can give his advice freely to the director of this TV series.
Hyperion Star Cast
Till now, no updates regarding to the star cast of this TV series hasn been declared, yet. But, as we know that Bradley Cooper is the producer of this TV series. And,he has also showed his desire to be the part of this TV series’ star cast.
Hence, we might see him in one of the lead role of Hyperion TV series. Along with him, we might see some of the big stars of Hollywood and American Television Industry. But, to know the exact names, we have to wait for other updates.
Hyperion Release Date
Syfy has already cleared that this TV series has needed finite time to make the space wars more real and authentic. This will need fine work on VFX and other special effects of this TV series.
These works need time. Henec, there are some chances that this series might take the whole 2017. So, there is clear cut chances that Hyperion TV series might release in 2018.
Number of Episodes and Runtime
This TV series might have at least 10 episode or at most 22 episodes in Its first season. Where, each episodes will have runtime of an hour. This TV series will be distributed by Syfy itself. It will not left its distribution rights for any other company. This is because, it knows the caliber of this TV series.
I am dying to watch this TV series because, I have read Hyperion novel. While reading this novel. I make a world of Hyperion in my imagination.
Now, I want to see that how much this TV series will come close to my imagination. This TV series has a vast story. Hence, it will have more than 5 seasons. The renew of these seasons will depend on the performance of Hyperion season one.
Hyperion Trailer (N/A)
At this moment, nothing more related to this TV series has been revealed, yet. But, we assure you that we will give a single update related to this TV series from its set.
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