MIPTV 2014: A+E hopes Flowers in the Attic blooms

A+E Networks is launching the new Flowers in the Attic (pictured) TV movie at MIPTV.

It will also have follow-up, Petals on the Wind, giving it the first two adaptations from the VC Andrews quartet of books. Both shows are 1x2hrs.

In the US, Flowers in the Attic launched on female-skewing cable net Lifetime in January. It won 6.1 million viewers, making it the most-watched TV movie on the channel since 2012.

A+E will also be launching several new factual series at MIPTV with the line-up headed by World Wars as well as new lifestyle content including reality series Kim of Queens and Wahlburgers.

There will also be new series of powerhouse reality series Duck Dynasty, which consistently delivers huge numbers of A&E in the US.