The Kingkiller Chronicle movie is currently in Development
April 4, 2018 • Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Sam Raimi is in negotiations to direct the adaptation.
The Kingkiller Chronicle Plot: What's the story?
Kvothe, a man gifted with magic, turns out to be the most notorious wizard in the world.
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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about The Kingkiller Chronicle?
- Transformers: The Last Knight screenwriter Lindsey Beer is writing the script based on the the first book in Rothfuss’ series, "The Name of the Wind" (Variety, 1/29/18).
- Lionsgate will simultaneously develop and produce the feature film franchise based on the trilogy, the first movie of which to be written by Lindsey Beer (Transformers 5), and a TV drama series that expands on the world outside the books (Deadline.com, 11/29/16).
- Based on a series of novels whose titles include "The Name of the Wind" (2007) and "The Wise Man's Fears" (2011).
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making The Kingkiller Chronicle?
A look at the The Kingkiller Chronicle behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Sam Raimi last directed Oz: The Great and Powerful and Drag Me to Hell. The film's writer Lindsey Beer last wrote Sierra Burgess Is A Loser and Chaos Walking.
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Production Timeline: When did the The Kingkiller Chronicle come together?
On or about April 4, 2018 • The film was in Development status.
Sam Raimi is in negotiations to direct the adaptation.
On or about October 1, 2015 • The film was in Development status.
The Kingkiller Chronicle Release Date: When is it coming out?The Kingkiller Chronicle is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).
- United States