Amazon strains up a drama from writers behind Braveheart and Misplaced
Amazon clearly does not assume that one politically charged present is sufficient to counter Netflix efforts like Home of Playing cards. The web retailer turned media producer has ordered a pilot for Level of Honor, a drama set on the cusp of the American Civil Conflict and initially deliberate for ABC in 2011. The setting is intriguing, though the actual spotlight of the would-be collection could also be its pedigree — Braveheart‘s Randall Wallace and Misplaced‘s Carlton Cuse are writing the story for the preliminary episode, whereas Wallace will even direct. Amazon will nonetheless should gauge viewer reactions to the pilot earlier than it greenlights a full run, however the expertise concerned thus far is promising.
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