After an acclaimed season of Daredevil, author supreme Erik Oleson has discovered his subsequent mission. According to a brand new report from Deadline, the fan-favorite style author is becoming a member of Amazon’s Carnival Row as government producer and showrunner. He takes over for the departing Marc Guggenheim, who’s at present laborious at work serving as an architect for The CW’s “Crisis on Infinite Earths” occasion crossover. Also departing is Travis Beecham — the co-creator of Carnival Row alongside Rene Echevarria. Though he will not be main the day-to-day operations throughout the present’s writers room, Guggenheim continues to be anticipated to function a narrative marketing consultant.
Despite a primary season divisive amongst critics, Amazon renewed Carnival Row for a second season in July, of which manufacturing has already begun. The report suggests manufacturing will proceed by the showrunner transition, although a hiatus could quickly be put in place for Oleson to “put his stamp” on the sophomore outing’s newest episodes.
The sequence stars Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne. Bloom additionally produces. Oleson’s gig is the primary main mission underneath the author’s first-look deal he signed with Amazon in March.
“I want to tell the kind of stories that I love: stories that have great characters, thrilling concepts and epic backdrops, but are about something meaningful. Stories which allow an audience to think and feel rewarded for watching,” Oleson stated in a press release initially saying his deal. “Amazon is an ideal residence for these tales, and I’m psyched to work alongside all the Amazon Studios staff.”
It’s unclear what affect, if any, Oleson’s new gig could have on the potential way forward for Daredevil. Marvel Television boss Jeph Loeb has beforehand gone on report saying he’d be stunned if the present did not return in some vogue. As it stands now, the newest experiences recommend no different streamers or networks have the supply to make use of the characters in Netflix‘s canceled Marvel exhibits for a full two years from the second the streamer pulled the plug on the properties.
All three seasons of Daredevil at the moment are streaming on Netflix. The first season of Carnival Row is now accessible on Amazon.
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