Nicole Kassell has been introduced on board to direct the pilot of HBO’s likely Watchmen series.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kassell will executive generate the venture together with showrunner Damon Lindelof, who is also creating the script.
This isn’t the initial time Kassell has worked with Lindelof, as she directed a pair episodes of Lindelof’s critically acclaimed HBO series The Leftovers. Check out IGN’s “No Area at the Inn” and “It truly is a Matt, Matt, Matt, Matt Entire world” critiques for our ideas on her perform. Kassell’s directorial credits encompass a quantity of other displays, including Westworld, Vinyl, The People in america, Greater Call Saul, and Castle Rock.
Lindelof’s likely Watchmen series received a pilot get from HBO back in September and won’t be a straight adaptation of the graphic novel. For a lot more on the forthcoming adaptation, uncover out why Lindelof wants Watchmen to be a “perilous” demonstrate.
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