Rupert Sanders To Helm “Foundation” Pilot

Rupert Sanders To Helm Foundation Pilot

“Snow White and the Huntsman” and “Ghost in the Shell” filmmaker Rupert Sanders will make his TV directing debut on the Apple TV+ and Skydance Television drama series “Foundation” based on Isaac Asimov’s science fiction novel trilogy.

Sanders, who reportedly is a big fan of the novels, will direct the pilot episode of the ten-episode series which stars Lee Pace and Jared Harris and will be executive produced by David Goyer and Josh Friedman.

The story chronicles the epic saga of The Foundation, a band of exiles who discover that the only way to save the Galactic Empire from destruction is to defy it. Goyer serves as showrunner, with David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Marcy Ross, Cameron Welsh serving as executive producers.

Source: Deadline