Netflix has ordered up a 10-episode remake of the 1960s series “Lost in Space” from Legendary TV. But will they keep their silvery space suits and robot?
Announced via press release, writers Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless (“Dracula Untold,” “Gods of Egypt”) join show runner Zack Estrin (“Prison Break”) to reboot the series, which ran from 1965-68, with a release date set for 2018.
The new show will once again center on the Robinson family, space pioneers who are lost in the big black abyss when they’re thrown off their mission.
As for the tone, it sounds like the crew will try...