Alias Grace

Netflix continues to invest in sci-fi with new original

Netflix has ordered sci-fi drama Another Life, as it continues to commission titles in the genre. The ten-episode series stars Katee Sackhoff (Battlestar Galactica) as an astronaut on a mission to explore alien intelligence. Niko Breckenridge (Sackhoff) leads a crew on a mission to explore the genesis of an alien artifact. As she and her […]

Netflix, CBC adapting Anne of Green Gables

Streaming service Netflix and Canadian pubcaster CBC are hooking up on their second scripted coproduction, this time working up a version of a classic novel. The pair has given the greenlight to ANNE, which is based on Lucy Maud Montgomery’s novel Anne of Green Gables. A separate, younger-skewing version of the book, titled Lucy Maud […]

CBC, Netflix co-order Atwood miniseries

Canadian pubcaster the CBC and global streamer Netflix have co-commissioned a six-part miniseries based on Margaret Atwood novel Alias Grace. The adaptation will go into production in Ontario, Canada, this August. CBC, which is already lining up another Atwood series for its kids TV service, will have exclusive Canadian rights, with SVOD platform Netflix taking […]