Following the end of Misfits, it's actually something of a relief that E4 have decided to commission another genre show and ALT sounds interesting enough.
So far, just a pilot, ALT by Being Human's Jamie Mathieson stars both Gethin Anthony (Game Of Thrones) and Craig Roberts (Submarine) as former friends Danny and Milo, both of whom wind up transported to a parallel universe. The synopsis is as follows ....
"Imagine: that mate you dumped months ago because he's a tool, rings you
out of the blue and asks for help. You go round and he's tripping.
Banging on about parallel worlds and killers with swords and you're not
really listening to be honest.
"And the next thing you know the
world's changed. Literally changed. Your girlfriend, who was kind of the
love of your life, no longer even recognises you. Dead relatives are
suddenly alive again. And someone who looks just like you is living your
The pilot will be directed by Ben Caron.
More Details: http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/tv/news/a545075/gethin-anthony-craig-roberts-to-star-in-new-e4-drama-pilot-alt.html
ALT is expected to air on E4 during Spring 2014.