New “Day of the Triffids” adaptation in the works

February 11, 2009

Grab your weed-whackers, folks, another take on John Wyndham’s “Day of the Triffids” is sprouting. CBC reports that filming for a 2-part TV adaptation of the classic novel is currently under way in the UK and will wrap up in April. The joint British-Canadian production is set in 2011 and stars Vanessa Redgrave, Joely Richardson, Dougray Scott, Eddie Izzard, Brian Cox and Jason Priestley. The show will debut on BBC.

Priestley? What is this – Triffids 90210?!

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