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Amazon expands ‘Bosch’ franchise with greenlight for Renée Ballard spin-off

Amazon streamer Prime Video has given the greenlight to the previously announced spin-off from crime drama series Bosch that will center around the character of Detective Renée Ballard. Ballard is a character from author Michael Connelly’s Bosch books who has not yet appeared in either of the existing shows in the franchise, Bosch and Bosch: […]

Amazon Studios plans ‘Bosch’ expansion with two spin-offs in development

Amazon Studios is planning to expand its crime drama franchise Bosch, with two new spin-off series in development. One of the shows will follow Detective Jerry Edgar, played by Jamie Hector in Bosch and its follow-up Bosch: Legacy. Edgar is the former partner of the series lead character, cop turned private investigator Harry Bosch, and […]

NBC orders Oliver Sacks-inspired drama ‘Wolf’ to pilot

NBC has ordered a pilot for Wolf, a new one-hour drama based on the life and works of famed British neurologist and writer Oliver Sacks, from Andy Serkis and Greg Berlanti. Written by Michael Grassi and directed by Lee Toland Krieger, the show is inspired by Sacks’ books The Man Who Mistook His Wife For […]

Fremantle takes 25% stake in Henrik Bastin’s Fabel Entertainment

Fremantle has acquired a 25% stake in Fabel Entertainment, the LA-based production firm founded by former Fabrik Entertainment chief Henrik Bastin. Bastin founded the company in 2021, following his exit from Red Arrow Studios-backed Fabrik Entertainment, where he worked on the seventh and final season of Amazon Studios’ Bosch. His new firm is behind a Bosch […]

Fabel Entertainment to adapt indigenous horror ‘Empire Of Wild’

Nascent LA-based production company Fabel Entertainment is in development on its first horror/fantasy series, an adaptation of Cherie Dimaline’s Empire Of Wild, which will be adapted for the screen by the author. Dimaline is a screenwriter known for her work on FX’s Retreat and will write the series, based on her novel, while Hannibal writer […]

Henrik Bastin’s Fabel Entertainment names development directors

Henrik Bastin’s new LA-based production firm Fabel Entertainment has named the execs who will lead its development efforts. Mohan Mandali and Jasmine Russ become directors of development, with responsibilities across the slate retained from Bosch producer Fabrik Entertainment, which Bastin led until his departure. They will also expand projects across a variety of genres and […]

‘Bosch’ exec Henrik Bastin unveils Fabel, as Red Arrow’s Fabrik future unclear

Bosch producer Henrik Bastin has unveiled his newly minted prodco Fabel Entertainment, which has been launched following his exit from Red Arrow Studios-backed Fabrik Entertainment, whose future is unclear. Fabel will be led by CEO Bastin, who had overseen Fabrik during a run that saw it produce Bosch for Amazon Studios, Interrogation for CBS All […]