After years of false starts, both at the movies and on TV, Isaac Asimov'sFoundation just got a 10-episode, direct-to-series order from Apple, according to Deadline. The series is being produced by Skydance Television, and Skydance CEO David Ellison will be an executive producer for the series (he is the son of famed Oracle executive Larry Ellison).
Goyer's credits include co-writing the upcoming Terminator reboot as well as the The Dark Knight, Batman Begins, Ghost Rider and the Blade franchises and Syfy's Krypton series, while Friedman's include Avatar 2, the War of the Worlds remake and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
Foundation takes place over more than a thousand years, and the story tracks a group of exiles who are fighting against the Galactic Empire in order to save it.
Stock Market Sets Record for Longest Bull Run in History
The S&P 500 has surged 320pc in its record run, racking up multiple all-time highs on a 19pc rally previous year . Specialist Robert Nelson, right, and trader Gregory Rowe, left, work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
John Lennon’s Killer Denied Parole for 10th Time
The man who shot and killed John Lennon isn't getting out of prison anytime soon. he's just been denied parole once again. As Stern adds, "I say electrocute him". "I am sorry for being such an idiot and choosing the wrong way for glory".
Robyn Asimov, the great Isaac Asimov's daughter, will also serve as one of the executive producers. It is a highly influential work of science fiction; its impact can be felt in Star Wars, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, and many other sci-fi films, books, and video games. The trilogy had been tried numerous times as a feature film at Fox, Warner Bros. and then at Sony. HBO even attempted to make it a series.
Apple landed the project in April.
Skydance's growing roster of TV series includes Netflix's "Grace & Frankie" and "Altered Carbon", Amazon's "Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan", Audience Network's "Condor", and AMC's "Dietland".
Ryanair will take these proposals to its Board in due course after the Irish based pilots have voted on this signed agreement. The proposed agreement will now be balloted by members of Fórsa and the pilots' union is recommending that it is accepted.
Today's new home sales print of 627,000, the lowest in nine months, came in well under market consensus of 645,000. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expected sales to rise 0.6% to a 5.41 million annual rate.
In a comment on his Instagram post, Perez said that he only ever sees crocodiles in canals, never in the bays of Key Largo. Victor Perez was looking at a canal behind his Key Largo house when he spotted something usual.
Updating a pair of first-quarter injuries from the Cleveland Browns preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles ... Ward, the former Ohio State star and Macedonia native, was the fourth overall pick in the NFL Draft .
This remains a rather low confidence and challenging forecast due to changes in the steering flow and intensity of Lane with time. The islands of Kauai and Niihau remained on hurricane watch and could face similar conditions starting Friday morning.
Since the hospital staff already had their hands full with other patients, Ayala asked if she could hold and feed the baby. Despite the boy being described by the employees as "dirty and smelly", the officer insisted on helping the infant anyway.
Sessions fired back , saying he "took control" the day he was sworn in to his role and is proud to serve his country. Mueller's probe is newly energized after the conviction of Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
Ainsi, dans la majorité des cas, l'examen des dossiers a suffi à démontrer que les personnes recherchaient bien un emploi. C'est le taux de demandeurs d'emploi qui ont donc été radiés " pour insuffisance de recherche d'emploi ".
The Maui County Emergency Management Agency stated "sirens will only sound in the event evacuations are needed". The central Pacific gets fewer hurricanes than other regions, with only about four or five named storms a year.
Alerte au choléra et grande panique — Algérie
Jusqu'à jeudi dernier à 17 heures, aucun cas de choléra n'a été signalé dans les wilayas de Bgayet et Tizi Ouzou. A Alger, 14 cas suspectés ont été relevés dont cinq ont été confirmés après les examens nécessaires.
Reality Winner gets the sentence she deserves
Winner had downloaded software that would help her hide her web searches and communications; had expressed support for Edward J. The Intercept's editor-in-chief, Betsy Reed, said victor "should be honored, not punished" in a statement after the sentencing.
DNC Voter Database Hack Was Just a 'Test'
Also on Tuesday, Microsoft revealed that an operation linked to Russian intelligence had targeted the U.S. Hackers linked to Russian Federation breached the DNC in 2016 . "It was very convincing", he said.
Ankita Raina bags bronze in women’s singles tennis
India's total medal tally at the prestigious event now stands at sixteen with four gold, three silver, and nine bronze. India have medal hopes in kabaddi, shooting, tennis , and perhaps even weightlifting - on Friday.