Outside of work, I love to play badminton, traveling to new places with my friends and family, binge-watching Netflix, and gaming. This year, Amazon Prime Video released science fiction series titled Upload. Jack Reacher TV series on the way, says Lee Child. If you like TVLine, you'll LOVE our weekly newsletter. The 6ft 4in Ritchson will make his debut as the iconic wanderer in the adaptation of Killing Floor, the first book in the Jack Reacher series. Happy and excited! Jack Reacher Series In The Works At Amazon After appearing in novels and live-action movies, now Jack Reacher is coming to your small screens. “Lee Child’s Jack Reacher books series is a global phenomenon with one of entertainment’s most well-known heroes, and a perfect fit for Amazon Studios’ slate of bold, character-driven series,” said Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios. Back in January, Amazon made an announcement that a Jack Reacher TV series is in the works which will release on Prime Video. January 14 2020, 12:57 PM PST, RELATED STORIES Amazon Prime's slate of programming appears to be no exception, as it has officially given a series order to the upcoming adaptation of Jack Reacher. The author Lee Child will executive produced the series. The streamer has officially greenlit the project, which is based on Lee Childs’ book series about the title character. “Lee Child’s Jack Reacher book series is a global phenomenon with one of entertainment’s most well-known heroes, and a perfect fit for Amazon Studios’ slate of bold, character-driven series,” Salke said. RTÉ.ie is the website of Raidió Teilifís Éireann, Ireland's National Public Service Media. Season 1 will be based on the first Jack Reacher novel, 1997’s The Killing Floor. Back in January, Amazon made an announcement that a Jack Reacher TV series is in the works which will release on Prime Video. Season 1 will be based on the first Jack Reacher novel, 1997’s The Killing Floor. https://www.amazon.co.uk/jack-reacher-series/s?k=jack+reacher+series Through my articles, you can get the latest updates regarding New Hollywood Movies, Tv-Shows, Web series, and Crime News. He is the pulse of Reacher,” Santora said. The showrunner Santroa earlier said, ‘Lee Child has made an unbelievable character and world; it will be the aim of every writer, producer, actor, executive, and crew member to catch the essence of Mr. Child’s books and fortunately Lee has been there and will remain to be there, to help lead us along the way in this series. ⁣ © RTÉ 2020. He is the pulse of Reacher.”. The streamer has formally handed a series order to Jack Reacher, based on the character from Lee Child’s best-selling novels. Sluipschutter (13 Jack Reacher) (Special Boekenvoordeel 2019) (Jack Reacher (13)) "But ultimately, the readers are right. If you like TVLine, you'll LOVE our weekly newsletter. https://www.tvguide.com/news/jack-reacher-tv-series-amazon-prime-video Season 1 of the new series will be based Childs’ first Jack Reacher novel, “The Killing Floor.”. The A-list actor starred in the movie adaptation of the Lee Child book series … Nick Santora has signed up as writer and showrunner and he said in a statement: "Lee Child has created an incredible character and world. In the Jack Reacher novels, the title character is a former military policeman who now roams the United States taking odd jobs. The announcement was made by Amazon boss Jennifer Salke on Tuesday at Amazon’s portion of the Television Critics Association winter press tour. Along with playing Hank Hall/Hawk in superhero series Titans, Ritchson's other credits include the cult TV comedy Blue Mountain State and its movie spin-off; Smallville, Black Mirror and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. After the news of his casting was announced, Ritchson tweeted: "I guess my joke about not fitting in bathtubs a couple weeks ago really killed at amazonprimevideo" - an apparent reference to a scene in Jack Reacher. https://t.co/jEeEQE3iTi. “It will be the goal of every writer, producer, actor, executive and crew member to capture the essence of Mr. Child’s books – and luckily Lee has been there, and will continue to be there, to help guide us along the way in this series. This should be fun. Amazon won the rights to the Jack Reacher series last year, and according to TVLine, it has now announced it has officially placed an order for a series. Carolyn Harris will oversee the series for Skydance. Amazon is officially moving head with its “Jack Reacher” series. By now I know these guys, and Reacher is in the perfect hands, believe me.”. "It will be the goal of every writer, producer, actor, executive and crew member to capture the essence of Mr. Child’s books – and luckily Lee has been there, and will continue to be there, to help guide us along the way in this series.