Have we simply accepted that we’ll doubtless get a True Lies sequence earlier than a Blu-ray or 4K launch of the James Cameron movie? I hope I’m mistaken, however identical to the Blu-ray launch of the movie, the True Lies sequence has been a very long time coming.
In response to Variety, the True Lies sequence has taken a giant leap ahead as Steve Howey has signed on to star in Arnold Schwarzenegger’s position. CBS had ordered a pilot of the sequence earlier this yr however wound up hitting the brakes as a way to give the staff extra time to iron out the main points. With Howey’s casting, plainly they’re prepared to maneuver ahead as soon as once more. The actor is greatest identified for enjoying Kevin Ball all through all 11 seasons of Showtime’s Shameless. He’ll play Harry within the True Lies sequence, who’s described as a “benign, play-it-safe, seemingly risk-averse laptop salesman and devoted household man, married with two children. However in actuality, Harry is an undercover operative, a first-class spy working for a covert U.S. intelligence group.” Very similar to the James Cameron movie, Harry’s “unfulfilled suburban spouse is propelled into a lifetime of hazard and journey when she’s recruited to work alongside him to avoid wasting the world as they attempt to revitalize their passionless marriage.” The position of Helen hasn’t been forged but however was performed by Jamie Lee Curtis within the unique movie.
The pilot will likely be directed by Anthony Hemingway and has been written by Burn Discover creator Matt Nix. Each Hemingway and Nix will function government producers on the venture, as will James Cameron.
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