AMC orders Area 51 TV Show from ‘The X-Files’ creator Chris Carter
|AMC orders Area 51 TV show from Chris Carter|
AMC is shaping up to be the best network ever! They’ve got The Walking Dead, The Talking Dead, Comic Book Men, Mad Men, The Killing, Breaking Bad, a newly announced Kevin Smith talk show and now this!
A new TV series based on Annie Jacobsen’s best selling book Area 51: An Uncensored History of America’s Top Secret Military Base has been announced at AMC’s upfronts. The show will likely be a fictional sci-fi drama in the vein of The X-Files. In fact, AMC has brought in The X-Files creator (& genius) Chris Carter to produce and write. AMC simply stated that the show is “a contemporary conspiracy thriller revealing the true story behind the infamous Area 51, America’s most mysterious military installation“.