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CBS to adapt ‘True Blood’ author’s Harris Connelly book series

Gravesight Exclu:CBS is developing a series based on author Charlaine Harris’ Harper Connelly series of mystery novels.

Eye likely hopes that lightning strikes twice with Harris, whose “Sookie Stackhouse” thrillers were turned into HBO’s hit series “True Blood.”

“Grave Sight” — titled after Harris’ first Harper Connelly book — will come from Ridley Scott and Tony Scott, as well as Naren Shankar (“CSI”), David Zucker and scribe Kam Miller (“Law and Order: SVU”), all of whom will exec produce.

The Harper Connelly mysteries center on a woman who’s struck by lightning — and suddenly able to see the last moments of the dead.

CBS TV Studios, where Ridley Scott and Tony Scott’s Scott Free Prods. is based, is the studio.

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