An adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut’s classic novel “Slaughterhouse-Five” is in development at Epix, an individual with knowledge of production tells TheWrap.
The potential series hails from Universal Cable Productions and will be written and produced by Syfy’s “Happy!” showrunner, Patrick Macmanus.
Vonnegut’s classic novel tells the story of Billy Pilgrim, a WW2 soldier who becomes “unstuck in time” and travels back and forth through his past, present and future. “Slaughterhouse-Five” explores the idea of predestination versus free will, the efferts of war, and our perception of time.
Variety first reported the development news.
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Source: The Wrap