Syfy scales Olympus

Syfy has ordered a new mythological drama called Olympus.

Syfy

Syfy

The 13-part series tells the story of how a few brave men and women banished the Gods to the Underworld, charting the transformation of a young man into a leader of men and a match for the Gods.

It is produced by Reunion Pictures and Olympus TV in association with Great Point Media. The writer is Nick Willing.

The executive producers are Robert Halmi Sr, Robert Halmi Jr, Jim Reeve, Matthew O’Connor and Lisa Richardson.

It will premiere on Syfy in 2015.

The series is distributed by Content Media outside the US, Germany and Canada.