According to the website/podcast called The Doctor And Mrs. Who the BG prequel titled Caprica is to start production two weeks from 3-6-2008. This prequel can be thought of as The Winds Of War meets Dallas meets Bladerunner. It is a family drama and socio-political thriller set fifty or so years before the new BG. It will reveal the breakthrough in A.I. research that gave the 12 Colonies the Cylon.