A television series called The Watch and based on the stories about the Ankh-Morpork City Watch from the Discworld series by Terry Pratchett, is being developed by Prime Focus Productions in association with Rhianna Pratchett, who is co-writer for the series. Focus Productions have also previously created other television adaptations of Discworld novels including Hogfather, The Colour of Magic and Going Postal. Thirteen 60 Minute episodes are being made under Pratchett’s oversight by either Terry Jones, Gavin Scott or Guy Burt. The Watch has been described by Terry Pratchett as a “Pratchett-style CSI”. It is to have an episodic storyline, following the format of a “crime of the week” as tackled by the city’s police force under the command of Sam Vimes.
Terry Pratchett’s previous Discworld Novels Include The Colour of Magic, The Light Fantastic, Equal Rites, Mort sorcery, Wyrd Sisters, Pyramids, Guards! Guards!, Eric Moving Pictures, Reaper Man, Witches Abroad, Small Gods Lords and Ladies, Men at Arms, Soul Music, Interesting Times, Maskerade, Feet of Clay, Hogfather, Jingo, The Last Continent, Carpe Jugulum, The Fifth Elephant, The Truth, Thief of Time, The Last Hero, The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents, Night Watch, The Wee Free Men, Monstrous Regiment A Hat Full of Sky, Going Postal, Thud!, Wintersmith, Making Money, Unseen Academicals, I shall Wear Midnight, Snuff and Raising Steam
Terry Pratchett has also written “Troll Bridge” “Theatre of Cruelty” “The Sea and Little Fishes” “Death and What Comes Next” “A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devices” A Blink of the Screen (anthology), The Discworld Companion, The Science of Discworld, The Science of Discworld II: The Globe, The Science of Discworld III: Darwin’s Watch, The Science of Discworld IV: Judgement Day, The Pratchett Portfolio, The Art of Discworld, The Unseen University Challenge, The Wyrdest Link, The Streets of Ankh-Morpork, The Discworld Mapp, A Tourist Guide to Lancre, Death’s Domain, Nanny Ogg’s Cookbook The Discworld Almanak, Where’s My Cow?, The Unseen University Cut Out Book, The Discworld Diaries Once More* With Footnotes, The Wit and Wisdom of Discworld, The Folklore of Discworld, The World of Poo and The Complete Ankh-Morpork: City Guide.