Paramount TV and Anonymous Central have optioned the rights to develop the potential series.

Battlefield game set to get its own TV series

Paramount TV and Anonymous Central have optioned the rights to develop the video game Battlefield into a TV series.

The potential series will reportedly be executively produced by Anonymous Content’s Michael Sugar and Ashley Zalta.

Amy Powell, TV president at Paramount, said: “Paramount TV actively seeks smart content from all sectors that will resonate with audiences and translate to compelling programming,” reports Variety.

“EA’s Battlefield has an incredibly dynamic narrative, coupled with a loyal fan base, which will allow us to bring this exciting and unique property to the small screen. We look forward to working with EA and Anonymous Content and thank Michael Sugar for his tenacity in bringing us this exciting project.”

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