Beloved 1999 sci-fi comedy film “Galaxy Quest” is being developed into a TV series for Amazon Studios reports EW.
The film’s co-writer Robert Gordon will pen the pilot and the film’s director Dean Parisot will direct with both set to executive produce alongside the original film’s producers.
Amazon will film the pilot first and then decide if they want to proceed with further episodes. No word on who would star as the NSEA Protector crew members in this new take on the property.
Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Sam Rockwell and Alan Rickman starred in the original film which followed the cast of a “Star Trek”-style TV series who were now washed up has beens. An alien race, who saw the show and mistook it for being a documentary, captures them and enlists their help in fighting a race of alien warriors.