Saturday, September 03, 2016

Uh-Oh

'Oliver Twist' Procedural Set at NBC: The drama, which has received a script commitment, is described as a modern take on Dickens' second novel that was originally published as a serial in the 1830s. Twist's logline is as follows: A sexy contemporary take on Oliver Twist with a struggling 20-something female (Twist) who finally finds a true sense of family in a strange group of talented outcasts who use their unique skills to take down wealthy criminals.  

Hat tip to Fred Zackel.

4 comments:

Jeffrey Meyerson said...

oy vey

Jeffrey Meyerson said...

I should have known, it comes from schlockmeister Joel Silver, King of the Unnecessary Remake, including HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL and 13 GHOSTS and HOUSE OF WAX (with Paris Hilton), as well as the sh!tty Guy Ritchie SHERLOCK HOLMES movies.

Richard Robinson said...

Sounds great as long as she's a black female transgender queer goth with a visible handicap. Don't want to leave anyone out. And if there's singing, it absolutely must be off key.

Mike Stamm said...

The horror...the horror.