Mark Verheiden Joins Goldsman To Write Stephen King Dark Tower TV Series And Films

Deadline lets us know that Mark Verheiden, producer and writer of, well, pretty much everything including Aliens and Predator comics, Smallville, Timecop, Battlestar Galactica, Heroes and plenty more is teaming up with Akiva Goldsman, writer of the films A Beautiful Mind, The Da Vinci Code, I Am Legend and more, to write the Dark Tower TV series, based on the Stephen King novels and comics.

The TV series will tie in directly with the big-screen films that have also been planned, carrying the same cast and characters along in the narrative between the release of movies.

They’ll both executive produce the series with Ron Howard directing, as previously mentioned.

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