‘Watchmen’ Boss Damon Lindelof Talks ‘Channeling the Spirit of Alan Moore’ in HBO Series

Variety | 7/24/2019 | Joe Otterson
Click For Photo: https://pmcvariety.files.wordpress.com/2019/04/c6adcde6e7619408ece47db1d0666a58dfa4adc0ea5835e058837de7b1ca9b433f372c7846a246e58fe457a9db6f8bd2.jpg?w=700&h=393&crop=1

Damon Lindelof is taking a very Alan Moore approach to his series adaptation of Moore’s graphic novel “Watchmen.”

Speaking at the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Wednesday, Lindelof said that Moore has a “punk rock spirit” and that if someone had told him that he was not allowed to do something in his own writing, Moore would have said “F— you, I’m doing it anyway.”

Moore - Work - Versus - Risks - Story

So when it came to remaining completely faithful to Moore’s work versus taking risks with new story elements, Lindelof said, “I’m channeling the spirit of Alan Moore to say “F— you, I’m doing it...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Variety
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Democrate or Republican, the difference is less than the thickness of a cigarette paper, or a slice of pastrami at a delicatesean.
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!