Posted on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 by Angie Han
If you’ve ever watched The Wizard of Oz and wished it played more like a low-rent version of Game of Thrones — or, conversely, if you’ve ever watched Game of Thrones and thought it could use some Wizard of Oz insanity — then Emerald City might be for you. The new NBC series from Tarsem Singh reimagines L. Frank Baum’s classic adventure as a grown-up fantasy drama. A young cop named Dorthy Game is whisked off to a far-off realm where she must contend with witches, warriors, sky portals, and Vincent D’Onofrio.
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Posted on Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 by Angie Han
Since things worked out so well for Vincent D’Onofrio the last time he tried to rule a city, he’ll be doing it again at NBC. The Daredevil star will play the Wizard of Oz in Emerald City, a “dark and modern” reimagining of L. Frank Baum‘s books. Read all about the Vincent DOnofrio Wizard of Oz news after the jump. Read More »
Posted on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 by Angie Han
Tarsem Singh‘s Self/less isn’t getting much love from general audiences or critics at the moment, but thankfully the filmmaker is already preparing a rebound. Singh is set to direct all ten episodes of Emerald City, NBC’s upcoming drama based on The Wizard of Oz. More details on the Tarsem Singh Emerald City project after the jump. Read More »
Posted on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 by Angie Han
Most shows have to air and get cancelled before they can get resurrected. But Emerald City is special — it has died and come back to life before broadcasting a single episode. NBC has given the Wizard of Oz-based drama a 10-episode straight-to-series order, after scrapping an earlier 10-episode straight-to-series order last year.
Get all the details on the Wizard of Oz NBC series after the jump. Read More »