Camp Half-Blood is once again open for business as Percy Jackson and the Olympians is being adapted into a Disney Plus series. Rick Riordan – author of the Percy Jackson books – and his partner Becky Riordan confirmed the news on Twitter with a video captioned: “Pssst. Hey, demigods…” In the video, Riordan revealed, “After a lot of hard work and a lot of support from you guys, Percy Jackon is coming to Disney Plus.” Watch the clip below. Pssst. Hey, demigods . . . pic.twitter.com/7ep4aeyS3IMay 14, 2020Published in 2005, Percy Jackon and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief introduced fans to a world infused with Greek mythology and centred on a teenager who learns he is the son of a God. However, the 2010 movie adaptation, starring Logan Lerman, received a mixed reaction from both fans and critics, with many complaining it was not faithful enough to the books. Following the ill-received 2013 sequel, Percy Jackon: Sea of Monsters, the cinematic series ended – but fans weren’t ready to let go just yet. In December last year, the hashtag #DisneyAdaptPercyJackson trended on Twitter. Riordan recognised the input of fans while announcing the Disney Plus series, adding in a statement: “For the past decade,… Read full this story
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