Carlton Cuse compares ‘Lost’ to Narnia novels

LostCarlton Cuse, the exec producer and co-writer of Lost, has claimed that it is “inevitable” that the show will return in some form in the future. He also compares the story structure to Narnia. Interestingly, there are a lot of Narnia inspired things in the show. A character named Charlotte Staples Lewis is one of the more obvious references.

“Disney owns the franchise, it made them a lot of money, it’s hard to imagine it will just sit there idly forever,” he said.

“Damon (Lindelof) and I told our story in that world and I assume someone will come along, hopefully having been inspired by our story, or our version of the story, and want to tell their own story.

“It’s like the Narnia chronicles. There are seven books, they were all written by CS Lewis, but they all visit Narnia at different times and different configurations and different ways.

“Someone is going to come up with a way to tell another Lost story. I think it’s inevitable. I don’t know what it is or how it would work, but I can’t imagine something else won’t be done with the franchise.”

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APRIL FOOLS! Breaking News! Lady Gaga to play The Lady of the Green Kirtle APRIL FOOLS!

The Lady of the Green Kirtle ,or the Emerald Witch,  is probably the second most popular character in CS Lewis beloved Narnian Chronicles. Since the news of Narnia films was first announced fans have wondered who would play her .Would they hire a different actress or just have Tilda Swinton play the role? Well, NarniaFans Spy “Sir GooGoo” ,a source close to the production just who may be playing the character. Lady Gaga, one of the music industry’s most popular and polarizing performers Lady Gaga is “in final negotiations” to play the Emerald Witch in the upcoming adaptation of CS Lewis’ The Silver Chair.

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APRIL FOOLS! Breaking News! Dr. Who Alums to Enter Narnia! APRIL FOOLS!

Fans of the classic BBC Narnia movies will be glad to know that keeping in line with the originals, three former Dr. Whos are in talks for playing the fan favorite Marshwiggle, Puddleglum. Actors Christopher Eccleston ( Heroes, Thor: The Dark World) , David Tennant ( Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire), and Matt Smith are all in consideration for the roll of the lovable wet blanket.

“It’s really hard to choose, “said our source, Merv Ambrose, an Assistant Casting director. “They have all given excellent auditions. It may come down to flipping a coin to decide! We may even put it to a fan vote.” Read the rest of this entry »

Georgie Henley (Lucy Pevensie) in Perfect Sisters (2014)

Perfect SistersNot a news about The Chronicles of Narnia or C.S. Lewis but it’s a news that fans of the Narnia films might know. Lucy Pevensie or Georgie Henley in real life returns to the big screen with this new horror, crime and drama film, Perfect Sisters.

Perfect Sisters gets a release date and it will be released this April 11, 2014. The film was said to be released last 2012 but was postponed to 2013 but now, we finally got a release date however it is not clear if it will be released worldwide. To add, the film was released in Canada for a private showing before. The movie stars Georgie Henley (Lucy Pevensie in the Chronicles of Narnia) and Abigail Breslin.

A few days ago, Yahoo Movies just released an article stating that the film finally gets a trailer! As most of us know, many fans of both Henley and Breslin are really waiting for the movie trailer and of course for the release date. The trailer is short and it is likely a teaser trailer.

The film is different from the past roles that Georgie Henley played in The Chronicles of Narnia. Well, we will see her in a different role and character in this film, a film which is about crime and drama. It is based on a true story, 2 sisters planned to finish their mother’s life. More information about the film here on IMDB.

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Tumnus’ Bookshelf: The NarniaFans Book Reviews: The Gates of Heaven : Book Six: The Sands of Ethryn

Hey, everybody! Welcome back to Tumnus’ Bookshelf, the official NarniaFans book reviews where we review any and all books by, about, and inspired by CS Lewis, the Land of Narnia and the Inklings. For today’s review we will be looking at CS Lakin’s latest fantasy book, The Sands of Ethryn, the sixthbook in her Gates of Heaven Series! –

 

Title: The Gates of Heaven: Book Six: The Sands of Ethryn.

Sands of Ethryn Cover

Sands of Ethryn Cover

Author: CS Lakin

Publisher: AMG

ISBN-10: 0899578942

ISBN-13: 978-0899578941

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Through A New Wardrobe: The NarniaFans Interviews: Diving into The Sands of Ethryn with CS Lakin

Hey, everybody! Welcome back to “Through a New Wardrobe”, where we sit down and chat with some of today’s hottest writers who have been influenced by CS Lewis and the  Land of Narnia. Today, we will be catching up with our old friend, CS Lakin, author of The Gates of Heaven Series, and talking about her upcoming release The Gates of Heaven Series: Book Six: The Sands of Ethryn, as well as hearing a bit of her testimony and chatting a bit about her love for sci-fi, time travel and Star Trek.

click here and here to read our earlier interviews with her.

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Tumnus’ Bookself: The NarniaFans Book Reviews: Hobbit Lessons by Devin Brown

Hey, everybody! Welcome back to Tumnus’ Bookshelf: The NariaFans Book Reviews where we review any and all books by, about, and inspired by CS Lewis, the Land of Narnia, JRR Tolkien and the Inklings. For today’s review we will be looking at Devin Brown’s new book, Hobbit Lessons.HobbitLessonscover

Title: Hobbit Lessons

Author: Devin Brown

Publisher: Abingdon

ISBN-10: 1426776020

ISBN-13: 978-1426776021

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Not since Piltdown Man…April Fools 2013.

They said it couldn’t be done. Some even begged and pleased that it not be done. Seriously.  Some of you yelled, screamed and insisted we never, ever do this again. But one way or another April 1st came around again and as sure as the snow melts in the spring, we at NarniaFans pulled off another April Fools. Most of you actually enjoy this and enjoy the fun we have.

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APRIL FOOLS! Scientists Discover Faun Skeleton?

Back in 2003, scientists discovered a skeleton ion the Indonesian island of Flores that was affectionately nicknamed ‘The Hobbit”. The skeleton’s remains were like that of a human, but smaller, but not to the extent of dwarfism, hence the name .While this was no conclusive evidence that Hobbits exists, paleontologists from Europe have discovered what appears to be the remains of a faun, not unlike Mr. Tumnus from Narnia.

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APRIL FOOLS! Christian Avengers-like Project to combine Narnia, LOTR, Les Mis, Left Behind and Other Classic Christian works?

We received a spy report from NarniaFan Son of Coul saying that Ictus Studios, an independent Christian film studio is very interested in not only rebooting the Narnia films, but incorporating it into a “shared universe”  with The Lord of the Rings, Les Miserables, The Bibleman DVD’s and even the Left Behind series. Other classic books slated to be part of this franchise include This Present Darkness, Ted Dekker’s Showdown Trilogy, and John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress.

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