A new Jack Reacher TV show was announces by Amazon officially, which will premiere on the Amazon Prime Video streaming service.
Originally a series of crime thriller novels, written by Lee Child, were adapted into a movie, “Jack Reacher” in 2012 and a sequel in 2016 called “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back”, both starring Tom Cruise.
On the books, Jack Reacher, is a former major in the military police, Jack roams the United States taking odd jobs and investigating dangerous cases.
There are currently 24 books in the series.
Announcement was made by Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios, during the Television Critics Association winter press tour.
Season 1 will be based on the first Jack Reacher novel, 1997’s The Killing Floor. Nick Santora (Scorpion, Prison Break, ) is attached to write and serve as showrunner.