Starz develops The Disappearance

Starz, the US premium cable channel, is developing a new drama series from Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television.



The Disappearance tells the story of a family struggling to save a son who might destroy them.

Alice Grimson is delighted when her teenage son Josh shows up seven years after being kidnapped. But when she connects his return to a series of local murders, Alice begins to investigate what happened to him while he was missing.

Screenwriter Nick Antosca is executive producing with Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey. Amblin is producing.

Starz will retain worldwide rights to the project.