Ben Wheatley Develops HBO's "Silk Road"

By Garth Franklin Wednesday March 20th 2013 06:13AM

British filmmaker Ben Wheatley ("Kill List," "Sightseers") is set to develop the thriller drama series "Silk Road" for HBO.

Scribes James Vanderbilt ("Zodiac") and Laeta Kalogridis ("Alexander") are set to executive produce the show which is said to be in the vein of cult classic "The Prisoner".

Actual plot details are being kept under wraps.

Source: The Live Feed