The creator of Gossip Girl and The OC is set to remake Misfits for American audiences.
Josh Schwartz’s Fake Empire production company has secured the rights to the E4 series and will begin developing the remake alongside UK Misfits creator Howard Overman.
Overman will serve as executive producer on the US series as well as aiding Schwartz in the writing.
The third season of the UK series is set to premiere on October 30.
Source: Digital Spy