“Sword and Scale” and “Up and Vanished” to Be Adapted for TV

As reported in Variety today, podcasts Sword and Scale and Up and Vanished will be adapted by Ben Silverman, who spearheaded the adaptation for Amazon's Lore. Both podcasts are in the true crime genre: “Sword and Scale” is a true-crime podcast created by Mike Boudet, who hosts the show. It launched in 2014 and has registered as part of Hernan Lopez’s … Continue reading “Sword and Scale” and “Up and Vanished” to Be Adapted for TV

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Official Trailer for Amazon’s Adaptation of “Lore” Released

As discussed in a previous post, Amazon's adaptation of Lore, a podcast about modern folklore and creepypasta, will debut October 13th, 2017. Today (9/13/17), the official trailer was released: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPnuT2TLvLQ The trailer is a fitting follow-up to the show's teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7lNqrcspdA The trailer stikes me as a little silly while lacking some self-awareness--something that shied me away … Continue reading Official Trailer for Amazon’s Adaptation of “Lore” Released

First Teaser for Amazon’s Adaptation of Podcast “Lore” Debuts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7lNqrcspdA On a very fitting October 13th, Lore, the TV adaptation of the acclaimed horror podcast, will launch on Amazon. This show will mark the first podcast in an increasingly impressive list to be adapted for TV/Streaming, and its success may start the groundwork for podcast adaptations in the future. Lore lies somewhere between a nonfiction … Continue reading First Teaser for Amazon’s Adaptation of Podcast “Lore” Debuts

“Alice Isn’t Dead” Next Audio Drama Slated for TV

After the news of The Bright Sessions and Tanis being optioned for TV, Night Vale Presents's Alice Isn't Dead is the latest audio drama to be headed to the small screen. The show is set to debut on the USA Network. Creator Joseph Fink will also be writing a novel based on the podcast. As discussed in my post … Continue reading “Alice Isn’t Dead” Next Audio Drama Slated for TV

Podcasts The Bright Sessions and Tanis Being Adapted for TV

According to both the Facebook page for The Bright Sessions and HollywoodReporter.com, The Bright Sessions and Tanis are being adapted by Dark Horse Entertainment and Universal Cable Productions. This announcement is a landmark in podcasting history. While Lore is the first podcast to get a TV show, the show isn't an audio drama; it's a collection of horror stories amassed … Continue reading Podcasts The Bright Sessions and Tanis Being Adapted for TV