Syfy is reportedly developing “Nightbreed,” a TV series based on Clive Barker’s short-story collection “Cabal” that was previously adapted into the 1990 feature “Nightbreed”.
The early urban fantasy tale follows a group of underground half-human/half-monsters seeking to find a new refuge and home after their original hiding place is destroyed.
Leading these efforts is a recently turned reluctant hero who not only is adjusting to his new supernatural status but also is dealing with the grief and mystery surrounding the death of his fiancee.
Barker, James G. Robinson, David Robinson and Barbara Wall will executive produce and Josh Stolberg is penning the script with Morgan Creek Entertainment and Universal Cable Prods. producing.