According to the profile edition of The Wrap, Apple will take on the adaptation of the legendary book cycle of Isaac Azimov "Foundation" .
What was told
According to rumors, the show's screenwriters of the future project were David S. Goyer and Josh Friedman . The first acted as a screenwriter of many famous paintings, including the trilogy of Christopher Nolan about Batman, "Man of Steel", "Batman vs. Superman", "Teleport" and others. The second managed to write a script and produce "War of the Worlds", "Black Orchid", as well as a weak series of Tarsem Singh "Emerald City". Creation of a TV show on the "Ground" was assigned to the studio Skydance Television. She also filmed the recently released Cyberpunk Detective "Modified Carbon" for Netflix. About the directors and the selection of actors information yet.
What are the books about?
The plot of the series "Founding" in the known cosmos is ruled by the Galactic Empire. But the scientist Gary Seldon, who created the science of psychohistory, calculates the imminent end of the Empire and the beginning of a great decline. Together with other great minds, he creates the greatest repository of human knowledge on a remote planet and calls it "the Foundation." When the Galactic Empire and its neighbors fall, scientists will create a new civilization. The series includes 7 books, but the most successful is the first trilogy, for which in 1966 Azimov won the Hugo Award . It was called "the best fantasy series of all time".
Source: The Wrap