NBC Developing Lavish Dracula TV Series

Described as a mix between Dangerous Liaisons and The Tudors

NBC is developing a potential new series based on Dracula with a “contemporary spin” which is described as “ Dangerous Liaisons meets The Tudors ”, reports Deadline . It is intended to be, “a big, sweeping international soap opera that is young, sexy and supernatural.”

The network has teamed with producers Tony Krantz ( 24 , Felicity ) and Colin Callender and writer Cole Haddon on the project which is being made by Dark Horse Entertainment, Mark Gordon Prods. and Skydance Prods.

The series, which is being developed for NBC and NBCU’s international channels, has a “script-to-series” commitment, meaning that it won’t go through a pilot stage but straight to series if NBC green lights the script.