New ‘Orphan Black’ Series in Development at AMC (Exclusive)
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Updated 12-03-19 | 9:00 AM | Staff Reporter
“Orphan Black” fans could soon have reason to celebrate.
Variety has learned from sources that a new series set in the “Orphan Black” universe is currently in the early development stages at AMC. Temple Street Productions, which produced the original series, is onboard to produce the new series as well.
Sources stressed, however, that this would not be a spinoff or reboot of the original series, but rather a completely new story set in the same world. The producers are currently seeking a writer for the project and are looking to bring in multiple people to pitch different takes on what the show could be.
AMC and Temple Street declined to comment.
News of the development is made all the more interesting by the fact that it is set up at AMC rather than BBC America, which aired the original in the U.S. It is still too early in