Lestat and Louis are headed for the small screen after AMC greenlighted a series adaptation of Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire.
The cable network has ordered an eight-part series based on the book, which was famously turned into a 1994 movie starring Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt.
This comes after AMC Networks acquired the rights to 18 of Rice’s books last year.
The company is looking to turn Rice’s collection of novels, which include the Vampire Chronicles
and Mayfair Witches
series, into a franchise with Breaking Bad
and Better Call Saul
producer Mark Johnsonoverseeing the rollout. Johnson, who has an overall agreement with AMC Studios, will take the lead on the universe.