Hulu Planning A Neanderthal Drama Series

Streaming service Hulu has handed out a pilot order for a prehistoric TV series called “Dawn” at MGM TV.

The story follows a tribe of Neanderthals as they struggle to survive and hold on to their own way of life after coming into contact with a family of Homo Sapiens.

Fola Evans Akingbola, Temuera Morrison, Carl Shaaban and Matthew Hopkinson are all in final negotiations to star.

“Without a Trace” creator Hank Steinberg and “Black Hawk Down” producer Ken Nolan are set to executive produce. Robert Stromberg (“Maleficent”) will direct the pilot with filming to begin May 9th in Ireland.

Source: The Live Feed