There has been a certain need for “Battlestar Galactica” for a long time now. One of television’s most famous and staple sci-fi universes, “Battlestar Galactica” will be getting its very own reboot on NBC. This reboot will be headed Sam Esmail, creator of the show “Mr. Robot“.
Although no writer has been hired yet, Sam Esmail will be the executive producer of the series and it will be his second show for NBC, his other one being an adaptation of the 1927 sci-fi classic “Metropolis” for television.
The show is set to be released along the initial programming slate for 2020 on NBCUniversal‘s own streaming service, “Peacock“.