MH370: TV drama that relives fate of Malaysia Airlines passengers is launched

The mini-series has been ordered by France Televisions and will tell the story of how the Boeing 777-200 vanished on a flight from Kulala Lumpur to Beijing in March, 2014.

A TV drama mini-series reliving the tragedy of missing flight MH370 has been confirmed.

Banijay Rights has secured rights to Flight MH370 and France Televisions will work on the English-speaking show.

It is based on the novel, A Life Diverted, by Ghyslain Wattrelos, who lost his wife and two of his three children on the Malaysia Airlines plane, and French journalist Florence de Changy.

The series will be based on perspectives of families, journalists, scientists, pilots and politicians who were all left baffled after the Boeing 777-200 vanished on a journey from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March, 2014.