The E! network has revealed plans for a new scripted drama series based on "The Wizard of Oz." The network broke the news Sunday night, also revealing plans for a handful of other scripted shows.
The show's title will reportedly be "Dorothy" and E! expanded on the premise in a their statement writing:
"Inspired by the book Dorothy and The Wizard of Oz, a girl from Kansas City falls for a man and moves with him to the Emerald City to work at his Emerald Hotel. From writer Natalie Krinsky ("Gossip Girl," "Grey's Anatomy") and Warner Horizon Television."
Thus far there is no word as to who might play the leads or who is attached to produce or direct. Other new series currently in production from E! include the comic-inspired "Amy Devlin Mysteries" and a modern resetting of the Anne Boleyn story "Anne of Hollywood."
by RTT Staff Writer
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