Shannara

MTV Eyes 'Shannara' TV Series From Jon Favreau, 'Smallville' Creators

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 6, 2013 @ 11:50 AM
Del Rey Books
It's been over a year since we've heard from development on a potential 'Shannara' TV series, but at long last, the fantasy drama oft-discussed in the vein of 'Game of Thrones' has a home. Jon Favreau will develop a 'Shannara' TV series for MTV with 'Smallville' duo Al Gough and Miles Millar, but what chance does it have of moving to series?

Is 'Shannara' the Next 'Game of Thrones?'

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 12, 2012 @ 12:29 PM
Del Rey Books
Though the fantasy genre has permeated TV in one form or another for years, ranging from 'Highlander' to 'Hercules: The Legendary Journeys,' nothing yet had achieved such skyrocketing levels of popularity before HBO's 'Game of Thrones' adaptation.  Now that the floodgate has been opened and fantasy poised to be the next buzz-worthy genre, could Terry Brook's 'Shannara' novels be the next fantasy epic to turn TV heads?