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Old October 24 2012, 12:04 AM   #1766
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Re: sf/f TV development news - 2012

Temis the Friendly Ghost wrote: View Post
Okay, the description doesn't say vampires, but it's the CW, so historic accuracy is the last thing I expect.
Right but there's a difference between playing fast and loose with the historical record (The Borgias) and being outright fantasy (Game of Thrones). I suspect since the series is billed as 'fantastical', it presumably sits somewhere between those two programs. This kind of 'historical figure in a scenario where there is probably some still unstated fantasy element' brings to mind the upcoming Da Vinci's Demons, really. I wonder if that's now going to be a thing.
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