The Show of the Books YKTTW Discussion

The Show of the Books
Adapting books to TV
(permanent link) added: 2011-05-31 04:14:56 sponsor: DaibhidC edited by: jormis29 (last reply: 2014-11-24 03:30:45)

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It's the one Derivative Works we don't seem to have yet.

A book series is adapted into a TV series. Not just a TV Movie, but a regular weekly series about the characters. Unless the book series is already a Long Runner, this is probably going to Overtake The Series quite quickly, and become its own Alternate Continuity. In fact, it may not even use the books as anything other than a source of characters.

Rolling Updates, if I remember...


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(Where I know how closely the series sticks to the books, I've noted it.)


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