Speaking in a conference call to promote the release of the first two episodes of the Battlestar Galactica prequel Blood & Chrome, producer David Eick took the opportunity to explain the genesis of the latest story in the Galactica universe.
“I feel like there’s a certain record to set straight,” he said, “which was a little bit frustrating to me a few months ago when I saw the headlines that the Blood & Chrome project had somehow been rejected or was a failed pilot or wasn’t going to make it on the air.
“It was never intended to be a traditional pilot, so to speak, such that Syfy not picking it up in a traditional manner to an episodic series was some kind of a rejection or failure. It was always developed, at least from my point of view, as a project for an online environment. Something that we would…
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