Skip to content

Amy Jenkins Set to Write TV Series for Sisi

Amy Jenkins is the creator and showrunner of the BBC series “This Life” and writer on Netflix’s “The Crown,” and is set to adapt Allison’s “Sisi” Novels (The Accidental Empress & Sisi: Empress On Her Own) into a TV series.

The TV series is being developed by Picture Perfect Federation and will shed light on one of Europe’s most powerful royal families spanning from 1853 up until World War 1.

Amy Jenkins
Photo Credit: Susannah Ireland

“Sisi was an extraordinary young empress,” Jenkins said. “Charismatic and free-thinking, she was a royal rebel who set the Hapsburg court on fire in a surprisingly modern way.” Jenkins added that she was “looking forward to bringing a very feminine perspective to her fascinating struggle for self-determination.”

Variety has the full article on their website: “Amy Jenkins to Adapt ‘Sisi’ Novels for Patrick Wachsberger’s Picture Perfect Federation“.

Share This Post

Additional News

Today Show
Allison In The Media

Today Show – Marjorie Post

Bestselling authors Adriana Trigiani and Allison Pataki share their picks for the best books to gift your loved ones this Valentine’s Day including, “How to

Books Of Winter 2022 Lead 1638208550
Allison In The Media

Town & Country

The real life of Marjorie Merriweather Post—cereal heiress, style icon, philanthropist, and internationally recognized hostess—inspired this delicious new novel from bestselling author Allison Pataki. It’s a character study of a larger-than-life character whose truth was most certainly stranger than fiction, and whose influence can still be felt today.