Syfy has given a straight-to-series order to Nightflyers, a supernatural thriller based on the novella by George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones) and the 1987 film.
The series will be produced by Universal Cable Productions. Netflix will co-produce and have first-run rights to the series outside of the U.S.
Source and more: Deadline
The Netflix deal extends the revenue and reach of Nightflyers, instantly boosting the show’s chances of Season 2. Stay tuned…