Kentucky Bourbon Gets A TV Series

The FOX network is developing a one-hour scripted drama series project set in the world of Kentucky bourbon.

“Hell On Wheels” producer Bruce Romans and New Wave Entertainment are behind the project which follows the self-made patriarch of a Kentucky bourbon empire and his family.

When he has a public breakdown and his sordid past is revealed, his children must overcome their differences to try and save their family and business.

Romans will pen the pilot script and executive produce, while Brian Volk-Weiss, Michael Pelmont and Matt Ochacher will executive produce.

Source: Deadline