Disney has announced that it will be filming an episodic version of ‘Percy Jackson’ teen fantasy novel, which is coming to streaming Disney+.
The plan to shoot is the first series of “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” 5 books, has begun to cast actors.
The “Percy Jackson” series of novels has a total of 5 volumes. The first two volumes, “Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief” and “Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters”, were adapted into a film of the same name by 20th Century Fox.
They star Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson and the fan favorite Alexandra Daddario.
The film version’s adaptation of the novel aroused great opposition from the original author, Rick Riordan, who expressed his dissatisfaction many times.
For this episode, Riordan has stated that he will participate in many aspects. The drama version will be more loyal to the original work and follow the story line of the first series of the novel.
Season 1 will begin with “The Lightning Thief” – Percy will go in search of Zeus’ Thunder to stop the war between the Greek gods.