CBS is working on developing a show based on H.G. Wells’ 1896 novel The Island of Doctor Moreau, according to Variety. The show, to be named Moreau, comes from Sleepy Hollow co-creator Phillip Iscove.

The show will revolve around Dr. Katherine Moreau, who will push “the boundaries of medicine through revolutionary scientific experimentation and treatments in her privately funded island hospital.”

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The original novel followed a shipwrecked man named Edward Prendick, who washed up on an island home to Doctor Moreau, who used vivisection and experimentation to create human-like hybrid animals.

The novel has been adapted a number of times, since 1913, and it’s been similar inspiration for more recent stories like Orphan Black.

[Variety]