CBS has ordered the Blood & Treasure TV show straight to series. The first season consists of 13 hourlong episodes and should premiere in the summer of 2019. The cast is yet to be announced, but when we know more, you will, too.
A CBS action-adventure drama from writers Matt Federman and Stephen Scaia, Blood & Treasure follows and antiquities expert and an art thief who combine forces to hunt down a brutal terrorist. Taylor Elmore is serving as showrunner and will executive produces with Federman, Scaia, Ben Silverman, Director Marc Webb, and Mark Vlasic.
Check out the CBS press release.
CBS ORDERS “BLOOD & TREASURE,” A NEW ACTION-ADVENTURE SERIES FOR BROADCAST IN SUMMER 2019
CBS has given a straight-to-series order for 13 episodes of BLOOD & TREASURE, a new one-hour serialized action-adventure series for broadcast in summer 2019.
BLOOD & TREASURE centers on a brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief who team up to catch a ruthless terrorist who funds his attacks through stolen treasure. As they crisscross the globe hunting their target, they unexpectedly find themselves in the center of a 2,000-year-old battle for the cradle of civilization.
BLOOD & TREASURE is produced by CBS Television Studios. Matt Federman & Stephen Scaia, who wrote the script, along with showrunner Taylor Elmore, Ben Silverman, Marc Webb, who is directing, and Mark Vlasic serve as executive producers. The series will be distributed domestically by CBS Television Distribution and worldwide by CBS Studios International.
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