The Mortal Instruments prequel film in development

City Of Bones production company start production on Infernal Devices prequel series

Lily Collins stars in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
Lily Collins stars in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones – starring Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Lena Headey and Aidan Turner – hasn’t even neared release yet, but according to The Hollywood Reporter, a prequel series based on the author Cassandra Clare‘s Infernal Devices has been put into development by Constantin Films with a script by Stephanie Sanditz

Featuring the ancestors of many of the contemporary series’ central characters, Infernal Devices follows a different girl’s discovery of the hidden world of angels, demons and monster hunters against a backdrop of Victorian England.

The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones is in cinemas 23 August 2013. Pick up the first book in Cassandra Clare’s series for £5.99 from Amazon.co.uk.