Amazon Studios, Skydance TV, and Paramount TV Studios have selected Jack Reacher for the new series. It will be Alan Richson, known for the superhero series “Titans”, reports Deadline.
The series will be based on the Lee Child book series. The first season will be based on the first Jack Reacher book, The Floor of Death.
In the story, Jack Reacher is a veteran of the US Army who investigates mysterious cases. Investigations tend to be dangerous for Reacher himself. In full-length film adaptations of the novels, the role of Reacher was played by Tom Cruise.
Child’s novels have been translated into 49 languages and sold over 100 million copies.
Earlier, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry signed to Netflix. According to him, the couple will shoot documentaries and feature films, scripted TV shows, and children’s series.