Narrativia is partnering with Motive Photos and Endeavor Content material for a sequence of diversifications of the “Discworld” fantasy novels.
The sequence, written by Terry Pratchett, is ready on a flat planet balanced on the backs of 4 elephants standing on the again of a large turtle. The sequence started in 1983 and resulted in 2015 following Pratchett’s demise, with “The Shepherd’s Crown.”
Rhianna Pratchett, co-director of Narrativia, stated, “’Discworld’ teems with distinctive characters, witty narrative and unbelievable literary tropes, and we really feel these ought to be realized on display screen in a type that my father could be happy with. It’s fantastic to embark on this journey with Motive and Endeavor Content material, who each completely share our imaginative and prescient to make this a actuality.”
Simon Maxwell, CEO of Motive Photos stated, “’Discworld’ is a nationwide treasure and we’re thrilled to be forging this new partnership with Narrativia and Endeavor Content material. Collectively we are going to produce reveals that will probably be beloved by thousands and thousands of Discworld followers worldwide, while additionally opening up Sir Terry Pratchett’s epic creations and legacy to new audiences. We launched Motive to make top quality British reveals with world scale and influence and I can consider nothing that exemplifies that ambition greater than this vastly thrilling partnership.”
The deal was struck by Rob Wilkins of Narrativia and Simon Maxwell of Motive Photos, with Endeavor Content material. Government producers for Motive Photos will probably be Simon Maxwell and Sam Lavender, and Endeavor Content material will deal with worldwide gross sales.