A writer is suing ABC Television for allegedly stealing his idea for its hit show Lost, according to reports.More from BBC News.
Anthony Spinner filed a legal action in Los Angeles claiming he was contracted in 1977 to write a script for a show called Lost about a plane crash.
He alleged he was hired to produce and direct the programme which was to be produced by ABC.
The action cites ABC and Touchstone Television, according to Hollywood Reporter. Both declined to comment.