Prepare to delve deeper into Purge Night than ever before.
All crime (including murder) will be legalized on the small screen for an upcoming television series set in the world of The Purge, THR reports this morning. The announcement was nestled inside the news that Blumhouse has just launched an independent TV studio, with plans on financing and producing both scripted and unscripted original series’ in the “dark” genre realm.
“The Purge” will document a 12-hour period in which any and all crime is legal.
Blumhouse will co-produce with Universal Cable Productions for both USA and Syfy. Franchise creator James DeMonaco will oversee, with Platinum Dunes and Sebastien K. Lemercier executive producing. A writers room has already been opened.
More as we learn it!