Starz Renews David S. Goyer’s ‘Da Vinci’s Demons’ For Season 3 With John Shiban As Showrunner, Sets ‘Blackbirds’ From Shiban

Da Vinci's Demons Renewed Season 3EXCLUSIVE: Seven episodes into Da Vinci’s Demons‘ 10-episode second season run, Starz has renewed the historical fantasy series created by David S. Goyer for a third season. It will be shepherded by John Shiban who is joining as executive producer/showrunner. Goyer, who is juggling multiple film and TV projects, will remain an executive producer. “I’m very proud of how1-john-shiban-325(1)this modern take on the endlessly fascinating Leonardo da Vinci — everyone from the writers, directors, cast and all the crew have been invaluable and will continue to be for what we have ahead,”  Goyer said. “I’ve been a fan of John’s work for some time and I’m excited to add his voice to the mix.”

Additionally, Shiban has a drama series in the works at Starz called Blackbirds, based on the novels by Chuck Wendig. The project has set up a writers room, often a pre-cursor to a series pickup at the pay cable network. (more…)

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