Listen: ‘Tales of the City’ Producer Alan Poul Talks Updating the Show for 2019

Published on Jun 14, 2019

Listen: ‘Tales of the City’ Producer Alan Poul Talks Updating the Show for 2019

Much has changed for the Lgbt community since the 1993 release of the original TV adaptation of “Tales of the City,” something that producer Alan Poul took into account in revamping the Lgbt classic in 2019.

Poul spoke with Variety‘s “TV Take” podcast about what’s new in the latest iteration of the show. “We had to keep pushing forward with the narrative,” Poul told Variety. Initially, there was talk of remaking the original, but Poul said he wanted the story to continue into present day.

Although the show tackles contemporary topics, Poul believes it does so in a throwback way.

Read full article at: Variety - TV News

Author: Dano Nissen