The undertaking was initially developed at Syfy earlier than being given a sequence order at USA Community. Deadline now notes that the big-budget drama is rumored as a launch sequence for the upcoming NBCU streaming service set to debut in 2020.
Courageous New World hails from UCP and Amblin Tv. David Wiener, Grant Morrison and Brian Taylor will pen the pilot. Wiener will function the showrunner.
Based mostly on Aldous Huxley’s groundbreaking 1932 novel, Courageous New World imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability by means of the prohibition of monogamy, privateness, cash, household, and historical past itself.
As residents of New London, Bernard Marx and Lenina Crowne have solely ever recognized a inflexible social order, an ideal pharmaceutical known as Soma, and a tradition of instantaneous 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 into embroiled in a harrowing and violent rise up. Bernard and Lenina are rescued by John the Savage (Ehrenreich), 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 into entwined in a fraught relationship that awakens them to the risks of their very own conditioning.
John is a subversive outsider who threatens to disrupt the steadiness of New London’s utopian society.
Wiener, Morrison, Amblin TV’s Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey government produce. Owen Harris (Black Mirror: San Junipero, The Twilight Zone, Troy: Fall of a Metropolis) will direct the pilot episode and government produce the sequence.