George R.R. Martin is creating a new HBO series called Captain Cosmos, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
The series will explore the life of a television sci-fi writer in 1949, the pivotal early period of television. The pilot episode will be penned by Syfy’s Z Nation writer Michael Cassutt and examine the character’s fearless willingness to tackle stories left unwritten by everyone else.
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