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Futuristic Prison Drama Heading to NBC

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18:  Seth Grahame-Smith attends the "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Slayer 3D" New York Premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13 theater on June 18, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies author Seth Grahame-Smith has sold a show to NBC with a put pilot commitment. He and producer Greg Berlanti are teaming up for Paradise, a futuristic prison drama, according to Deadline. The show is set in the late 21st century, and Las Vegas has been turned into a massive prison called Paradise; when a doctor finds himself wrongly convicted of murder, he decides he has to become the first person ever to escape the facility. Maybe he can get a super-elaborate tattoo that's secretly the blueprint of the prison ...

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