Margaret Atwood

Paramount & Anonymous land rights to Margaret Atwood trilogy

Paramount Television, along with Anonymous Content have acquired the rights to develop a series based on The Handmaid’s Tale author Margarate Atwood’s MaddAddam trilogy. The trilogy is based on novels Oryx and Crake, The Year of the Flood and MaddAddam. Produced by Rock Paper Scissors Entertainment, Paramount and Anonymous procured the title through their first-look […]

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 […]