The Chronicles of Narnia, series based on the book by C.S. Lewis is finally making comeback as a Netflix series. Netflix recently announced that they have acquired the rights of all the books. According to Hollywood Reporter, they have paid a nine-figure sum!
The Voyage of the Dwan Treader, the last movie in a series of films, grossed over $415 million worldwide! This shows how much popular series is around the world.
According to Ten Sarandos, the Chief Content Officer at Netflix, expressed his genuine affection for the novels. “C.S. Lewis’ beloved The Chronicles of Narnia stories have resonated with generations of readers around the world,” he said. “Families have fallen in love with characters like Aslan and the entire world of Narnia, and we’re thrilled to be their home for years to come.”
When is Season 1 of Chronicles of Narnia set to release on Netflix?
In October 2018, Netflix bought all the rights of books. Now as they have bought rights for all the six books, this shows proof of huge ambitions from Netflix. We still don’t know what will be the release date of the series. Even the Netflix and production has not announced any release date for the series. But seeing the panic created by the coronavirus, we can say that for sure that this is not going to happen anywhere soon.
What is the Cast of The Chronicles of Narnia in Netflix?
The film series has featured stars like Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Will Poulter, Eddie Izzard, and Simon Pegg. Fans are expecting that the film star cast will be joining the Netflix series. However, Netflix has not revealed anything about who will be in the Narnia series.
The Plot of The Chronicles of Narnia in Netflix
Netflix revealed that they are working on a Narnia universe consisting of various movies and a Narnia series. As The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, Prince Caspian, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader and The Silver Chair have already made into movies. They may give rise to the series from The Magician’s Nephew (a prequel to The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe) till the Last Battle. As they are not still adopted for movies.
Those who still don’t know anything about the series, it follows the adventures of friends who find themselves on an epic quest in the land of Narnia, which is inhabitant with all kind of fantasy creatures.
Trailer of the season 1 of The Chronicles of Narnia in Netflix
There is no trailer available till date for the Narnia series as nothing has decided for the series.