Do you still remember the 80s Lethal Weapon which Mel Gibson stars as the incredible cop? Now since Fox had switched the great movie to a TV series, among the episodes to be aired is a Pilot episode which would precede after the Bidding war back in October. The Network has now settled to star Damon Wayans for the role. The network has also officially ordered the pilot.
Now Damon Wayans would be the one to take over the roles of Roger Murtaugh which normally played by Danny Glover in the normal and original movie. The show is being written by Matt Miller who also did the writing of episodes for Forever and Chuck and other notable episodes and the Pilot will be directed by McG.
After suffering the loss of his wife and child, the former NAVY SEAL now a Texas cop Martin Riggs thus moves to Los Angeles to start over again with his life. Now it was right there where he met his partner Roger Murtaugh who had just escaped the threat of an Heart attack and must be so careful with overdoing things so as not yo endanger his very own life.
No based on its adaptation from being a movie to TV series, which also would include Minority Report, Limitless, The A Team, Training Day, and Friday the 13th, some of which are already on air while the rest are getting worked on.