Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday November 14, 2017

"Hitman" Series in Works at Hulu from "John Wick" Creator

Fox 21 and Hulu have teamed for a television series based on Hitman, the global best-selling video game from IO Interactive. A pilot script will be written by Derek Kolstad, creator and writer of the John Wick action film series who also penned the third one that will be released in 2019.

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Hitman has sold more than 25 million copies since being launched in 2000. It centers on Agent 47, a meticulous and lethal assassin with a mysterious backstory. The character has been the subject of two films released by Fox -- 2007’s Hitman and 2015’s Hitman: Agent 47 -- and the intention here is to hew closely to the mythology of the perennially popular video game.