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Thursday, January 24, 2019

"Katy Keene" and "The Lost Boys"



The CW has ordered "Katy Keene" an Archie Comics' "Riverdale" spin-off and the "The Lost Boys", based on director Joel Schumacher's 1987 vampire horror feature, as new TV pilots:


"Katy Keene", created by Bill Woggon in 1945 as 'America's Queen of Pin-Ups and Fashions', is a model/actress/singer.


"...The CW's 'Katy Keene' follow the lives and loves of four iconic 'Archie Comics' characters including fashion legend-to-be 'Katy Keene'...


"..as they chase their twenty-something dreams in New York City. 


"This 'musical dramedy' chronicles the origins and struggles of four aspiring artists...


"...trying to make it on Broadway, on the runway and in the recording studio..."


Written by Janice Fischer, James Jeremias and Jeffrey Boam, "The Lost Boys"...


...inspired by the 'Lost Boys', 'who never grew up',  in author J. M. Barrie's stories about 'Peter Pan' and 'Neverland'...


... introduced the 'Frog' brothers, 'Edgar' and 'Alan'...


... as a pair of comic book reading, self-proclaimed vampire hunters who had their own comic book series "Reign of Frogs".


"...in The CW's 'The Lost Boys', after the sudden death of their father, two brothers move to 'Santa Carla' California with their mother, who hopes to start anew in the town where she grew up. But the brothers find themselves drawn deeper and deeper into the addictive world of Santa Carla's never-aging, partying vampires ..."


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