EXCLUSIVE: Feature writer-director Joe Carnahan (The Grey, The A-Team, Smokin’ Aces) has signed on to direct the pilot for A&E’s drama pilot Those Who Kill. Carnahan also will executive produce the pilot, an adaptation of a Danish crime series based on the books by Elsebeth Egholm. The project, from Imagine Television and Fox 21, revolves around a police detective and a forensic profiler who possess a deep understanding of the serial killers they hunt. Glen Morgan wrote the script and executive produces with Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo, Peter Bose and Jonas Allen. This marks a rare venturing into television for Carnahan whose only previous TV gig was directing a pilot for Fox in 2006.
Joe Carnahan To Direct A&E Pilot 'Those Who Kill'
Trending Now on Deadline
More From Andreeva
- NBC Buys Legal Drama From Matt Lopez & John Glenn
- Julianna Margulies Inks Production Deal With CBS Studios
- 'Hand Of God' To Go To Series, Two Others Likely As Amazon Studios Starts Making Series Pickup Decisions
- ABC Nabs 1970s Female Cop Drama From Fake Empire & Kapital Entertainment As Put Pilot
- 'Rush Hour' To Be Remade As Action Series From Bill Lawrence & Brett Ratner
- Yvonne Strahovski To Co-Star In ABC's 'Astronaut Wives Club'