Amazon is developing a series based on the best-selling From Blood and Ash series. The news comes courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter. The outlet revealed on Thursday that the streaming service is officially developing a series adaptation of author Jennifer L. Armentrout‘s From Blood and Ash series with producer Anne Cofell Saunders (The Boys) on board to adapt the books. Along with writing, Saunders will also serve as the showrunner on From Blood and Ash. She’s set to executive produce the series along with Armentrout and Luke Ryan and Sascha Hecks of Chaotic Good Studios.
“We are thrilled to work with Anne and Amazon Studios, who have the vision and creative capacity to bring every corner of this phenomenal world Jennifer has created to life. Our heroine, Poppy, and the characters that surround her in this rich world are the elements that expand and perpetuate properties into franchise entertainment.”Ryan and Hecks
From Blood and Ash tells the story of Poppy, a young woman who is chosen at birth as The Maiden of her kingdom who will Ascend and bring in a new era of peace and prosperity. The series currently consist of four books, with the fifth installment, A Soul of Ash and Blood coming in July. Armentrout also wrote a spinoff series, Flesh and Fire, which will see the third book release in December.