• Oklahoma! Series in the Works from John Lee Hancock, Bekah Brunstetter

    3 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Oklahoma! series in the works from John Lee Hancock, Bekah Brunstetter
    Deadline is reporting that the Broadway musical Oklahoma! is being adapted into a TV series by writers John Lee Hancock and Bekah Brunstetter .
    “Oklahoma!'s artistically revolutionary position in American culture has both kept it at the forefront of theatrical performances and allowed for various new innovations. This first-time ever television series will expand on the life of this remarkably resilient show,” said Ted Chapin, Chief Creative Officer, The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization.
    The series will be set in...
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  • ‘Oklahoma!' TV Adaptation Set at Skydance in Deal With Rodgers & Hammerstein

    ‘Oklahoma!' TV Adaptation Set at Skydance in Deal With Rodgers & Hammerstein

    3 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    “Oklahoma!” is moving from the Broadway stage to the small screen.
    Skydance Television has cut a deal with the Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization and Concord to create a modern-day adaptation of the hit Broadway musical. The series will be written by John Lee Hancock and Bekah Brunstetter. The TV production will include music by Rodgers & Hammerstein reimagined for a contemporary audience, in addition to new music to support the story.
    Hancock will also direct the first episode and serve as executive producer of the series alongside Brunstetter and fellow executive producers Ted Chapin of...
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  • ‘Oklahoma!' Being Adapted For TV; John Lee Hancock & Bekah Brunstetter To Write After Skydance Partners With Rodgers & Hammerstein

    3 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Hit Broadway musical Oklahoma! is coming to television for the first time after Jack Ryan producer Skydance Television partnered with The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization and music firm Concord. The Blind Side's John Lee Hancock and This Is Us' Bekah Brunstetter are writing the present-day adaptation. The series will be set in America's heartland and...
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