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‘Lords Of Dogtown’ TV Series Based On Movie In Works At IMDb TV From Kat Candler, Shawn Ryan & Sony TV

‘Lords Of Dogtown’ TV Series Based On Movie In Works At IMDb TV From Kat Candler, Shawn Ryan & Sony TV

Lords of Dogtown is headed to television. IMDb TV, Amazon’s free, ad-supported streaming service, is developing a TV series adaptation of the 2005 Sony movie. The project hails from Shawn Ryan’s MiddKid Productions and Sony Pictures TV where the company is based, with the movie’s director Catherine Hardwick executive producing.

Written by Kat Candler (Queen Sugar), Lords of Dogtown is a one-hour ensemble-drama about the 1970s skateboarding scene in Southern California, centered around a hell-raising teenage girl growing up in the foster care system. She falls in with a crowd of skaters who idolize the famed Zephyr Skateboard Team.

Candler is executive producing alongside Hardwick and MiddKid’s Ryan and Marney Hochman.

Directed by Hardwicke and written by Stacy Peralta, the Lords of Dogtown movie follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970s. The film starred Emile Hirsch, Victor Rasuk, John Robinson,

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