Netflix acquires rights to Chronicles of Narnia for a new series!

Streaming giant Netflix announced that they have acquired the rights to C.S. Lewis’ beloved novel series, The Chronicles of Narnia. The novel will be adapted into series that will stream on Netflix.

The Chronicles of Narnia has been adapted into three films, beginning with the first film “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe in 2005, followed by Prince Caspian in 2008 and The Voyage of the Dawn Treader in 2010. The film series has been incredibly successful, grossing more than $1.5 billion and has had several nominations and won several awards. The series revolves around the adventures of children in the world of Narnia, guided by Aslan, a wise and powerful lion that can speak and is the true king of Narnia. The children heavily featured in the films are the Pevensie siblings, and a prominent antagonist is the White Witch (also known as Jadis).