Ava Duvern Wings of fire, An adaptation of an animated series of family fantasy books made on Netflix since 2021, the latest victim of an animated cut on the streamer, sources close to the project have confirmed the deadline. We have heard that many more projects are not progressing.
Announced in 2021, DuVernay’s Wings of fireWritten by Tui T. Sutherland, ten will be converted into 40-minute episodes. The series revolves around a bitter battle that has been going on for generations among the dragon tribes living in the epic world of Piriria. According to the prophecy, five young dragons will rise to stop the bloodshed and bring peace back to the country. Raised and trained secretly since they were babies, the dragonets of fate – Clay, Tsunami, Glory, Starflight and Sunny – set out on an evolutionary quest that would expose them to their true self and its irresistible opportunities. The barbaric war must end.
Dan Milano and Krista Starr were adapting the series, and they were working as show-runners and exec producers. Also produced by Duverne, Sutherland, Sam Register and Sarah Bremner.
Of nixing Wings of fire Following the decision not to go ahead with Netflix Pearls, Meghan Markle’s animated series that has been created. It is recognized as part of their Netflix deal from Merkel and Prince Harry’s Archwell Productions. Netflix had previously scratched two more animated series that were in production – Dino Day Care From Ada Twist, scientist Executive producer Chris Ni, and South Asian-inspired adventure Bride and groom.
Earlier today, we reported that Netflix had cut about 150 positions from its workforce in the wake of the company’s revenue growth slump.
Variety first news report.