USA Community right this moment introduced that Courageous New World, based mostly on the Aldous Huxley novel, has been picked up straight to collection. From Common Content material Productions (UCP), in affiliation with Amblin Tv, the collection was tailored for tv by David Wiener (Homecoming, The Killing, Flesh and Bone), with Grant Morrison (SYFY’s Glad!) and Brian Taylor (Crank, Glad!). Wiener and Morrison together with Darryl Frank (“The Individuals”) and Justin Falvey (The Individuals), co-presidents of Amblin Tv, will government produce. Taylor will government produce on the primary episode. Wiener may even function collection showrunner. Owen Harris (Black Mirror: San Junipero) will direct the primary episode and government produce the collection.
Based mostly on Aldous Huxley’s groundbreaking 1932 novel, Courageous New World imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability via the prohibition of monogamy, privateness, cash, household, and historical past itself.
As residents of New London, Bernard Marx and Lenina Crowne have solely ever identified a inflexible social order, an ideal pharmaceutical known as Soma, and a tradition of prompt gratification and ubiquitous intercourse. Curious to discover life past the strictures of their society, the 2 New Worlders embark on a trip to the Savage Lands, the place they turn out to be embroiled in a harrowing and violent revolt. Bernard and Lenina are rescued by John the Savage, who escapes with them again to New London. John’s arrival within the New World quickly threatens to disrupt its utopian concord, leaving Bernard and Lenina to grapple with the repercussions. The three turn out to be entwined in a fraught relationship that awakens them to the risks of their very own conditioning.
Courageous New World joins Tim Kring’s Treadstone as the most recent straight-to-series pickup for USA. The community lately introduced collection orders for Briarpatch starring Rosario Dawson, and Dare Me, based mostly on the younger grownup novel from Megan Abbott, from their 2018 pilot slate.