Sci Fi in biz with Saturn

Dempsey, John
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/23/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 37, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the agreement between Sci Fi Channel and Saturn Films. Sci Fi Channel engineered an 11-episode commitment to a contemporary supernatural detective series from Lionsgate TV, The Dresden Files. According to executive vice president Mark Stern from the original programming for Sci Fi Channel, they shot the two-hour pilot in order to make sure that they could have a successful blend of mediums of a noir detective franchise with fantastical elements.


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