The Circus Alternate

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THE CIRCUS ALTERNATE (TV Series Pilot)

PREMISE:

The Faerie Court is in exile in contemporary England, magically disguised as a traditional circus, seeking a way back to their home world, Avalon.

 

FIRST EPISODE LOGLINE:

When an officious Trainee Health and Safety Inspector is sent to investigate the accidental death of a circus performer, his discovery that it was a conspiratorial murder drags him behind the veil of the circus into the dark, fantastical world of the Faerie Court.

 

 

 

SERIES LOGLINE:

When a inexperienced but autocratic civil servant discovers the exiled Faerie Court hiding as a traveling circus in rural England, he joins them as an enforcer, policing the non-circus supernatural beings to prevent them from preying on humans or revealing the Circus’s secret identity.

 

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