Amazon Opens A “Dangerous Book for Boys”

Amazon has handed out a series order for Bryan Cranston and Greg Mottola’s six-episode, half-hour comedy series “The Dangerous Book for Boys”.

Based on Conn and Hal Iggulden’s book of the same name, said book offers boys advice on a wide variety of topics from fishing, juggling, to marbles and historical battles.

The series will follow a boy named Wyatt and his brothers as they deal with the death of their father. He leaves his sons a copy of which inspires a fantasy world in which Wyatt reconnects with his father while learning important life lessons.

Amazon Studios and Sony Pictures Television will produce while Cranston, Mottola and James Degus will serve as executive producers.

Mottola will direct and write the scripts for the first two episodes with Cranston.

Source: Variety