Anne Rice is famous the world over as the author of Interview With the Vampire and the other novels in her best-selling Vampire Chronicles series, the gothic, romantic vampire universe she’s been building out since the 1970s. Now, Paramount TV and Anonymous Content have optioned all 11 of them(!) to use as the basis…
True Queen of the Damned Anne Rice has announced she’s acquired the rights to produce her Vampire Chronicles novel series for the small screen, and she wants to make it a Game of Thrones-style epic...with more Lestat.
If you haven’t read Prince Lestat, Anne Rice’s most recent Vampire Chronicles book, a lot has changed for the tribe of the Undead. The vampires actually came together, entered the modern world, and formed a community with Lestat at its head. But with Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis, Rice is going to change …
WHAT THE FUCK IS EVEN HAPPENING.
Yikes, has it really been 20 years since Interview With The Vampire? By Hollywood standards, that makes Anne Rice's works way overdue for a reboot—which is exactly what is happening, only with producers we're not really sure we want meddling in this supernatural genre.
See what I did there? Anyways: Anne Rice announced on her son Christopher's internet variety hour/thing "The Dinner Party Show" that her popular Vampire Chronicles series was no longer finished, and that Lestat is going to return from his metaphorical grave.