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Starz Greenlights ‘Treasure Island’ Prequel Pirate Series Exec Produced by Michael Bay

EXCLUSIVE: Starz is heading out to the high seas with a straight-to-series order to a pirate adventure drama executive produced by Michael Bay. The series, tentatively titled Black Sails, was created by Jon Steinberg and Robert Levine. The eight-episode drama is set twenty years before the events in Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic Treasure Island and chronicles the adventures of fabled buccaneer Captain Flint and his men.
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Black Sails: Michael Bay Big; Robert Louis Stevenson Bold!

Entertainment : EclipseMagazine (8 months ago)

Starz’s new pirate series, Black Sails (Saturdays, 10/9C) has it all: gunplay, swordplay, piratical acts at sea and booty (of both kinds). Also, economics and democracy! The characters are something out of Robert Louis Stevenson (in... Read Post

First Look: Black Sails–Starz’s Pirate Series!

Entertainment : EclipseMagazine (last year)

Gore Verbinski made pirates big on the silver screen. Now Michael Bay and Starz hope to do the same for the small screen with Black Sails. The series is a kind of loose prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island, with Luke ... Read Post

Michael Bay’s Treasure Island Prequel Gets Starz Treatment!

Entertainment : EclipseMagazine (2 years ago)

Michael bay is producing Black Sails, a prequel to Treasure Island, for Starz. Beginning twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic swashbuckler, Black Sails is expected to premiere in 2014. Full details from the officia... Read Post

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