Emerald City NBC TV Series Release Date
“Emerald City” is an upcoming fantasy TV series, that will be broadcast on NBC. The TV series is based on “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” a children’s novel written by L. Frank Baum. Actually, the show’s premiere was slated for release in 2015, however it was cancelled. Nevertheless, on April 15, 2015, NBC’ heads have changed their mind and decided to revive the series within the next television season.
The show’s executive producers are David Schulner, Shaun Cassidy and Matt Arnold. The series’ star is Adria Arjona, a Guatemalan/Puerto Rican actress, best known for her role as Emily in the HBO TV series “True Detective” and as Dani Silva in the CBS TV series “Person of Interest.”
“Emerald City” Upcoming TV Show Brief Overview
The show’s storyline is based on the book written by L. Frank Baum that was published yet in 1899, which is familiar to each of us from childhood. However, the modern NBC adaptation has undergone some changes. Thus, it will be completely new Land of Oz, more appropriate for our contemporary concept.
According to the original NBC’ description, the protagonist of the upcoming TV series will be a 20-year-old Dorothy Gale (Adria Arjona), instead of 12-year-old protagonist, described in Baum’s book. Dorothy is transported to the mystical land together with her K9 police dog by due to tornado. In this another world, never seen before, she will face with numerous adventures, met with new friends, she will see the unusual phenomena, forbidden magic, lethal warriors, wicked witches and much more.
Emerald City Season 1 Release Date
As mentioned above, NBC channel shifted the premiere of “Emerald City” several times. Unfortunately, the channel hasn’t yet announced a specific release date. Thanks to our notification system, we may notify you about the premiere. Don’t miss the release date! Subscribe to our notifications.