OCTAVIA BUTLER’S KINDRED GETS SERIES ORDER
Octavia E. Butler’s genre-bending novel Kindred is being reimagined for a new FX series. “Zola” filmmaker @Janicza Bravo will be directing the pilot episode for the adaptation. “Watchmen” alum Branden Jacobs Jenkins is signed onto the project as both a writer and executive producer.
Since its release in 1979, Kindred has influenced generations of genre writers. The book follows a woman traveling across time in an effort to unravel family secrets. Will you be tuning in?