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  • The Dark Tower III
  • changed the production status to Announced Sep. 8, 2010
  • Universal announced today that it has acquired the rights to produce three films and an NBC series based on the seven novels, short stories and comic books from Stephen King’s The Dark Tower. Ron Howard will direct the first film and the first season of the TV show, which will be written by Akiva Goldsman.

    Source: Entertainment Weekly Universal to produce three films and TV series based on Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower'