Guillermo del Toro on the set of Pacific Rim. He’s producing Carnival Row, a show by the film’s writer Travis Beacham. Image: Warner Bros.

Pacific Rim writer Travis Beacham and director Guillermo del Toro are teaming up once again to create a brand new world. That world is called Carnival Row, and it just got picked up to pilot by Amazon.

According to Deadline, Carnival Row “is set in the future in a city called the Burgue, which looks a lot like 18th Century London. It is inhabited by humans and other creatures, and a serial killer is on the loose.” The show is based on a spec script Beacham sold to Hollywood 11 years ago called A Killing on Carnival Row. Rene Echeverria (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) will act as showrunner with Beacham and del Toro, among others, acting as producers.

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Beacham took to Twitter to celebrate the fact his property is finally getting made after over a decade of development hell.

[Deadline]