Cartoon Network orders two live-action series
Cartoon Network is moving into live-action series with orders for two new titles: Tower Prep and Unnatural History, according to Variety. Tower Prep is about a rebellious teen (Drew Van Acker) who goes to a mysterious prep school. Unnatural History is about two cousins who find mysteries at the National Museum of Natural History. Both will start shooting in January. Lost‘s Paul Dini wrote the pilot for Tower Prep and will executive produce; Terry McDonough of Breaking Bad directs. For Unnatural History, Mike Werb (Face/Off) wrote the pilot and Mikael Salomon (Band of Brothers) directs.