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TNT Orders Pilot for 'Lumen' from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment




TNT has announced that it has ordered a pilot for the fantasy drama Lumen from Steven Spielberg's production company, Amblin Entertainment.

Here is a synopsis of the show from The Hollywood Reporter:

Lumen centers on a famous author of a best-selling series of fantasy books who suddenly disappears and a family of four who are transported to the mystical alternate world that inspired her work. Once there, however, they are plunged into the middle of a war raging between rival magical forces of light and darkness. Facing peril at every turn, the family must unravel a complicated mystery and uncover some astonishing secrets as they struggle to find their way home.

Chris Black will write the script, as well as assume co-executive producing duties alongside Amblin's Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey.  The pilot will be directed by Joe Johnston.  No word yet on who will be joining the cast.

Amblin previously announced that it had teamed up with Fox for a series based on Spielberg's 2002 film Minority Report.

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