The series will be set in the same universe as the films. The difference is that the cast will be much younger and more diverse. A 21 year old DREAMer Jess Morales will take over for Benjamin Gates in the search for history! Gates was portrayed by Nicolas Cage in the films. Morales finds out about her families odd history and learns of a long lost treasure. She’s goes on a mission with her friends to uncover the treasure and the adventure begins from there!
National Treasure film producer Jerry Bruckheimer and writers Marianne and Cormac Wibberley will take on the same roles for the series. Additionally, the trio will executive produce. Mira Nair will serve as director.
The series is scheduled for 10 episodes. The long-awaited show is currently in the early stages of development.