Wattpad has done it again, bringing one of its most popular stories to a new level, and entirely new medium! Along with CW Seed and Tongal, the online writing forum phenomenon announced the viral adaptation of the supernatural romance and is urging film makers to pitch their ideas on how they would bring it to life.
Cupids Match has already racked up more than 28 million reads on Wattpad, and is one of the most popular stories on the forum. Written by Lauren Palphreyman, the supernatural romance features on a high school student who, after being contacted by a mysterious matchmaking service, learns that her perfect match happens to be Cupid himself.
“[Show] what Cupid’s Match could look like as a CW Seed show, teeing up all of the romance and adventure, the twists and the turns and, of course, the cast of captivating characters.” – Wattpad
In the end, two finalists will receive funding to produce a trailer for their vision, while the final grand prize winner will get the chance to bring a pilot episode to life with the potential to complete the entire series.