The original V miniseries was one of those earthshaking, influential shows when I was a kid. The show was painstakingly designed…the shuttles, the giant motherships, the crisp red uniforms. It was brilliantly done, and V has shaped a lot of my science fiction sensibilities to this day.
When I heard V was being ‘rebooted’, I cringed a bit…yet I couldn’t help but think how awesome it might be to see a new take on the story.
The result of the reboot is, shall we say, not quite living up to my memories as a kid.
I’ve been thinking a lot about taking V back to its origin, and wondering how I would approach the show today if I had the chance. This teaser poster was the result…