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Apple Scoops Up 'Amazing Stories' Reboot From Bryan Fuller and Amblin TV

Apple Scoops Up 'Amazing Stories' Reboot From Bryan Fuller and Amblin TV
From Slashfilm - October 10, 2017

At the end of last month, we wrote about how Appleis expanding into creating original programming for television and is poised to becomeone of the entertainment industrysmajor players in that content space. One of the projects they were looking at wasa reboot of Amazing Stories, a Steven Spielberg-created anthology series that ranon NBC from 1985-1987. Now the deal is reportedly locked, and theres good news: producer Bryan Fullerwho tried to launch a reboot at NBC two years agois still on board.

Fuller, the producer of shows like Star Trek: Voyager, Pushing Daisies, Hannibal, and American Gods,was workingon bringing a new version of Amazing Stories to the small screen in 2015, and he even managed to hire writers like Patton Oswalt (MadTV), Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon (The Big Sick), and Jane Goldman (Kick-Ass, Kingsman).Theres no word if those writers are still attached to the show in its new form, but we know Fuller is on board as an executive producer.

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