After having announced its participation as director, to the novel adaption Alex, Louis Leterrier has just revealed an unexpected collaboration.
He will be executive producer and director of the movie adaptation into TV Show, The Dark Crystal, released in 1982 by Jim Henson and Franck Oz, as a Netflix exclusivity
The Dark Crystal : Age of Resistance will be a short TV Show, with 10 episodes but will be a prequel taking place many years before the movie events.
Writing team will be lead by Javier Grillo-Marxuach while Lisa Henson and Halle Stanford will be executive producers along Louis.
Shooting will be in UK and will feature state-of-the-art creatures created by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop and Brian Froud, conceptual designer on the original The Dark Crystal.