The writer shoots down speculation that Elba will play a character from the original series, saying, “We don’t always have to keep bumping into the same people.”
The “Luther” star is reportedly in early negotiations for the Justin Lin-directed sequel.
The streaming service is reportedly planning a major awards push for the drama, which stars Idris Elba.
Fox greenlights three new drama pilots and one comedy: Luther, Rosewood Frankenstein and 48 Hours ‘Til Monday.
Marc Olden’s supernatural adventure will be turned into a trilogy by Idris Elba’s Green Door Production Co.
The Luther star will experience various types of racing in a new series tentatively titled The Idris Elba Project.
The actor will reunite with creator Neil Cross for a two-part revival of the acclaimed crime drama to air next year on BBC and BBC America.
Fox is developing a U.S. version of the acclaimed BBC crime drama, with creator Neil Cross on board as writer and executive producer.
The Warner Bros. epic would be a reunion for the actor and director, who worked together on 2008’s RocknRolla.
The Luther and Thor: The Dark World actor will voice the terrible tiger Shere Khan in the Jon Favreau film.
The Thor: The Dark World actor recalls discussions with Marvel Studios about playing the Hero for Hire, and contemplates his future superhero prospects.
The Luther and Prometheus actor is set to star in the Paris-set thriller.