Initial Development Timeline

Thu Oct 9, 2014:

The first hint that Lost in Space was getting a reboot occurred when announced that Legendary Television was developing a new reboot of Lost in Space and had hired Dracula Untold screenwriting duo Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless to pen the new series.

Fri Nov 20, 2015:

Netflix wins the bidding war to produce and distribute Lost in Space.

Wed Jun 29, 2016:

Netflix ordered the series with 10 episodes.

Fri Sep 16, 2016:

Casting begins with the appointment of Taylor Russell to play Judy Robinson

Fri Nov 4, 2016:

Zack Estrin is on a location scouting mission where he checks out Watt's Point and Cache Creek as potential filming sites

Sat Nov 12, 2016:

Zack Estrin is working on the color scheme and design of the new Robot

Thu Dec 15, 2016:

Casting is complete for the Core Cast of the new show.