NEW TV SERIES FROM POLDARK’S WRITER AND PRODUCERS
|Cry not Poldark lovers, not because the series is returning again next year with season five, but because its producer Mammoth Screen is preparing
another epic saga for us! They are currently working with Poldark’s writer Debbie Horsfield on adapting Alexandre Dumas‘ 19th century novel THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO
As ‘Deadline’ reports, the story, will be set between 1815 and 1839 in France and Italy. It follows the Bourbon Restoration through the reign of Louis Philippe of France ahead of the Hundred Days period, when Napoleon returned to power. It is an adventure story following a man who is wrongfully imprisoned, escapes from jail, acquires a fortune, and sets about exacting revenge on those responsible for his imprisonment.
|Poldark’s scribe is working on the new series