Syfy conjures The Magicians

Syfy has ordered a new pilot called The Magicians.

Syfy

Syfy

An adaptation of Lev Grossman’s fantasy book series, the drama follows 20-somethings who, while studying magic in New York, discover the magical fantasy they read about as children is all too real and poses a grave danger to humanity.

Produced by Universal Cable Productions, the pilot is written by John McNamara and Sera Gamble. Michael London and Janice Williams will produce.