Foundation Sci-fi masterpiece is the series to Apple TV +

“Foundation”: Sci-fi masterpiece is the series to Apple TV +

For many sci-fi fans expected to meet with this announcement a dream: the “Foundation” novels of Isaac Asimov are finally transformed into moving images. There is also the first casting news for the Apple production.

Without question, Isaac Asimov (1920 – 1992) belongs with his robot stories of the most important science fiction writers of our time. His works are read as before and have hardly lost its relevance. No wonder that Asimov’s books have influenced many other writers and were filmed over again (think of “I, Robot” starring Will Smith).

As Variety and other industry magazines report, is now to be “Foundation”, Isaac Asimov’s most famous work adapted – as a sci-fi series for the new streaming app Apple TV +.

As Variety and other industry magazines report, should now “Foundation”, Isaac Asimov’s most famous work, be adapted – as a sci-fi series for the new streaming app Apple TV +

A start date on the streaming platform that will go on 1 November 2019 at the start is not yet clear.

The star of the “Foundation” series

Even now we can look forward to two committed actor, “Chernobyl” -Scientists Jared Harris will play the mathematician Hari Seldon and Lee Pace ( “Holt and Catch Fire”) takes on the role of Brother Day, the emperor of the Galactic Empire.

That’s what “Foundation”

The “Foundation” cycle includes a large part of Isaac Asimov’s publications. Numerous short stories and sequels are among the work that was never really completed. At the center of this complex literary world the original “Foundation” trilogy, the “The one thousand years Plan” in 1951 took the novel its beginning stands.

This is about the scientist Hari Seldon (Harris), a brilliant mathematician who discovered the revolutionary science of psychohistory, of a dark prophecy strikes on scientific research: The Galactic Empire, among the billions of people on many planets in the galaxy will perish ,

Together with a group of exiled intellectuals, which he calls “Foundation,” the scientist Seldon tried to avert the end of the empire.

Together with a group of exiled intellectuals, which he calls “Foundation,” the scientist Seldon tried to avert the end of the empire.

Which storylines of the trilogy will play a role in the series, has not yet been announced.

By Roland Emmerich and Jonathan Nolan Apple comes to train

Asimov’s “Foundation” should be as early as 2011 by Roland Emmerich ( “The Day After Tomorrow”) realized for Sony Epic movie news. The project, however, was not brought to an end. 2014 HBO secured the rights to the story and offered it to “Interstellar” author Jonathan Nolan. However, this was devoted to the series “Westworld”.

Apple has the screenwriters David S. Goyer ( “The Dark Knight” trilogy) engaged as show runner of “Foundation” series.

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