|Created by||Zak Penn|
|Based on||Beacon 23|
by Hugh Howey
|Developed by||Zak Penn|
|Country of origin||United States|
Beacon 23 is an upcoming science fiction psychological thriller series based on the short story series of the same name created by author Hugh Howey. Starring Lena Headey and Stephan James, the show is a co-production between Spectrum and Boat Rocker Productions. It is set to premiere on Spectrum Originals in the United States.
Set in the 23rd century, Beacon 23 takes place on a remote "lighthouse" in space.
Initially development of the series was announced in 2018. In March 2021, Lena Headey was named as the series lead. In September of that same year, Stephan James was named as the co-star of the series Prior to the shows initial broadcast, it was announced that the series would be picked up for a second season.
Principal photography was initially scheduled to begin in Toronto in 2021. After a series of delays, filming finally began on April 19, 2022. The pilot episode was directed by Daniel Percival.