Jonathan Nolan

HBO's Westworld Series Finds First Two Stars!

We told you about HBO's pilot commitment for a series adaptation of Westworld, a 1973 film written and directed by Michael Crichton, back in August of 2013, but now that "True Blood" is getting set to hit the bricks, things are really picking up steam.

HBO Commits to a Pilot for an Adaptation of 1970's Classic Westworld

As someone who grew up in the 1970's, few movies stand out in my mind as much as Westworld, written and directed by Michael Crichton; and I'm apparently not alone as HBO, in one of its biggest commitments ever, is producing a pilot for a new series inspired by the film.