ITV developing Alex Rider drama

UK broadcaster ITV is developing a television adaptation of Anthony Horowitz’s Alex Rider spy novels. UK-based indie Eleventh Hour Films has acquired screen rights to the books, which chart the adventures of a reluctant teenage superspy. Screenwriter Guy Burt (Bletchley Circle, The Borgias) is attached to pen the scripts, with each Alex Rider novel planned […]

Rebus back on duty with Eleventh Hour

Grizzly Scottish detective inspector John Rebus is set for a TV comeback. UK producer Eleventh Hour Films has acquired rights to the Rebus catalogue, and have attached ’71 writer Gregory Burke to create a new version of the British cop series. The deal coincides with the 30th anniversary of the publication of Ian Rankin’s first […]