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Paramount Developing 'The Truman Show' For TV Adaptation


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For a film that depicted one man’s journey as he unwittingly became a staple diet of American’s TV-watching public, it’s perhaps fitting that The Truman Show should be adapted for the small screen by Paramount.

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The studio, as Paramount exec Amy Powell told The Wrap, will be looking to use a host of content to make the series happen. Including The Truman Show itself, their owned novels, screenplays and non-fiction that could all contribute to the development of a small screen adaptation. 

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Picture - Director Peter Weir and guest London, England, Wednesday 8th December 2010

Peter Weir - Director Peter Weir and guest London, England - 'The Way Back' UK premiere at the Curzon Mayfair - Arrivals Wednesday 8th December 2010

Picture - Director Peter Weir London, England, Wednesday 8th December 2010

Peter Weir - Director Peter Weir London, England - 'The Way Back' UK premiere at the Curzon Mayfair - Arrivals Wednesday 8th December 2010

Picture - Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Saoirse... London, England, Wednesday 8th December 2010

Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Jim Sturgess, Peter Weir and Saoirse Ronan - Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Saoirse Ronan, Jim Sturgess, Peter Weir London, England - Photocall for 'The Way Back' held at Claridges. Wednesday 8th December 2010

Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Jim Sturgess, Peter Weir and Saoirse Ronan
Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Jim Sturgess, Peter Weir and Saoirse Ronan
Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Jim Sturgess, Peter Weir and Saoirse Ronan

The Way Back Trailer


For anyone in the 1940 being held prisoner in a Siberian gulag they knew their lives might not last much longer, when seven inmates hatch -and successfully carry out - a plan to escape under the cover of a blizzard they do not know what their next move will be. Surrounded by unforgiving terrain and traitorous weather conditions, the group decide their only hope is to walk to safety.

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