Exclusive: Quoc Dang Tran, Netflix horror drama writer Marian, It landed Disney +’s first French-language original drama.
Tran, who also created the dramatic Canal + KnoxCreated The parallelsWalt Disney bar fictional drama. He will work as a presenter and will also write with fledgling writer Anastasia Heinzel.
It is part of a list of European assets, as revealed by Deadline, compiled for Disney +.
The six-part series follows four teenage friends, on the Franco-Swiss border, whose lives are turned upside down by an experiment on LHC – the world’s largest particle collider.
Within a split second, the universe cancels out its rules: time, space and the multiverse mix together. Teens will do everything they can to try to understand what happened and turn the clock back. The mysterious event pushes the group of 14-year-olds into parallel dimensions, making them race to return home before their future changes forever.
The series, which has just started production, is produced by Tran’s Daïmôn Films and Empreinte Digitale, the company behind the French science fiction drama. Missions, Which was broadcast on Shudder in the US and which co-produced its second season by AMC Networks. The latter was founded by Raphael Rocher and Eric Laroche with Roche as executive producer at The parallels.
Tran previously wrote about wild French dramas such as the desk And comedy like Call my agent! And the Kabul kitchen. He is represented by ICM Partners and Film Talents.