The Midwich Cuckoos, adapted from the classic novel by John Wyndham will be adapted into eight parts. The Midwich Cuckoos centres on the sleepy English village of Midwich where a strange sequence of events culminates in the community's women falling pregnant with alien children. The series is being produced by Route 24 and Snowed-In Productions.
A Boy Called Christmas, based on Matt Haig's book of the same name is due for release at Christmas and stars Jim Broadbent, Maggie Smith, Kristen Wiig. A Boy Called Christmas is an origin story of Father Christmas and follows a young boy called Nikolas as he goes on his adventures. Produced by Blueprint Pictures.
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