Project would follow a new lead character taking over for Liam Neeson
TNT is developing a sequel series to the 2011 film “Unknown” with the movie’s star Liam Neeson on board as a producer, TheWrap has confirmed.
The project would be set after the events of the film and follow a new lead character. “Unknown” starred Neeson as Martin Harris, a doctor who loses his memory after a car accident only to wake up to find out his identity has been stolen and he is now the target of assassins.
Jaume Collet-Sara, who directed the film, attached to direct the series and executive produce. Sean Finegan will write the pilot and will executive produce. Karl Gajdusek and Speed Weed will serve as executive producers and showrunners.
Along with Neeson, the 2011 film starred Diane Kruger, January Jones, Bruno Ganz, Aidan Quinn and Frank Langella.
Deadline was first to report.
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