Vampire Soap Opera “The Brides” by “Riverdale” Team Gets ABC Pilot

ABC has given out a pilot order to the drama The Brides, which is described as a vampire soap opera.

The project is further described as a contemporary reimagining of Dracula with a trio of female leads. The show would follow these immortal women and the things they do to maintain wealth, prestige, legacy, and their nontraditional family.


The show hails from the team behind Riverdale, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and the upcoming Katy Keene, with Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa set to write and executive produce. Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter of Berlanti Productions will also executive produce. Maggie Kiley, who has directed episodes of Riverdale and Sabrina in addition to the Katy Keene pilot, will direct the pilot for The Brides in addition to executive producing. Warner Bros. Television, where both Berlanti Productions and Aguirre-Sacasa are under overall deals, will produce.


Via Variety 


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