It was revealed by The Hollywood Reporter that writer Derek Kolstad is currently working on a Dungeons & Dragons series.
Kolstad is currently writing and developing the live-action pitch for EntertainmentOne. Kolstad’s series is not the only Dungeons & Dragons project in development, as a live-action feature film is currently in its casting stages. EntertainmentOne is also working with multiple writers to create various projects set in the Dungeons & Dragons universe.
Derek Kolstad is an American screenwriter and film producer who became widely known as one of the creators of the John Wick franchise, which began in 2014 with the film of the same name. He continued to write for the sequels of the franchise and is mainly known as a screenwriter of action films.
Dungeons & Dragons is a fantasy tabletop role-playing game originally designed by Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson. In 2004, D&D remained the best-known, and best-selling, role-playing game in the US, with an estimated 20 million people having played the game, and more than 1 billion dollars in book and equipment sales worldwide.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter