Studio Lionsgate has acquired the film rights to the science fiction novel “Children of time” (Children of Time) by British author Adrian Tchaikovsky. According to Variety, the screenplay will write Colby, dey, who has previously worked only on short patterns. The role of the producers of the project by Peter Kang and Meredith Vic (“the Illusion of deception-2).
The novel develops in the distant future, on a distant planet inhabited by a race of intelligent spiders, once bred human scientists. Their life goes peacefully until, until the planet hits the ship with the last surviving humans in the Universe. Finding shelter on an alien planet, they begin to behave like barbarians, destroying everything in its path.
InterMedia recalled that the book “Children of time” was released in 2015 and instantly became popular with critics and readers. In 2016, she received the award named after Arthur Clarke.