ABC Picks Up Original Story By Novelist Nicholas Sparks
Posted on Tue Sep 20, 2011 04:48 PM PDT

NicholasSparks092011.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - ABC has picked up an original story idea by novelist Nicholas Sparks for a new drama series, Deadline is reporting.

Best known for his novel The Notebook, Sparks's TV drama - entitled The Watchers - follows “a fallen angel looking for his mortal love.”

ABC Studios and Twilight producer Temple Hill will produce the series.