Game Of Thrones Meets Teen Wolf? MTV Is Really Putting Shannara On TV!

This could be the most interesting new TV show of the next year or so. MTV has ordered Shannara, based on the heroic fantasy novels by Terry Brooks, straight to series. The first season will be 10 episodes, based on The Elfstones of Shannara. » 7/11/14 1:20pm 7/11/14 1:20pm

Romance Fail: The Worst Fictional Pairings, and Why They Happen

Romance abounds in fiction — and science fiction and fantasy are full of epic romances too. But sometimes, it's just a bad idea. We see so many fictional couples that the writers clearly thought were a great idea, but are actually disasters. Here are the main signs that a fictional romance is a terrible, awful, bad… » 2/14/14 12:00pm 2/14/14 12:00pm

Can MTV and Jon Favreau really bring Shannara to life on television?

There's going to be a Shannara TV series. (Hooray!) And it's going to be on MTV, which is... interesting. And with Iron Man's Jon Favreau directing. Can Favreau really recreate our epic-fantasy dreams on basic cable? » 12/06/13 11:09am 12/06/13 11:09am

Are the best TV shows made from books these days? And what's next?

Almost every day, it seems like we hear about another new TV show based on a book or graphic novel series. Just today, it was announced that NBC is moving forward with a show based on the fantastic Vertigo comic Midnight, Mass. (This is the third attempt at a Midnight, Mass show — read our thoughts on why it's a great… » 9/20/12 2:39pm 9/20/12 2:39pm

Terry Brooks' fantasy series Shannara gets its own TV show. Take that, …

Looks like HBO's sexy Game of Thrones series will have a bit of competition — Terry Brooks' long-running fantasy book series Shannara is getting its own TV show too! » 9/11/12 12:36pm 9/11/12 12:36pm

Terry Brooks Slated For Three New Shannara Novels

Terry Brooks has sold three new installments of his best-selling Shannara series to Del Rey Books. These new books in Brooks' post-apocalyptic swords and sorcery series will pick up where his High Druid of Shannara trilogy left off. » 3/02/10 1:00pm 3/02/10 1:00pm