Is J.J. Abrams bringing Pulp Fiction to TV?
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Abrams' production company, Bad Robot, is developing Pulp
, a crime drama set in a slightly heightened reality, not unlike Quentin Tarantino's neo-noir classic, TVLine
Monica Breen and Alison Schapker, veterans of Abrams' Alias
, wrote the script and would serve as executive producers.
Sam Neill to star in J.J. Abrams' Alcatraz pilot
Bad Robot will begin pitching Pulp
to networks next week, making it the fourth Abrams project that could receive a series order for next fall. His other projects are Alcatraz
, starring Jorge Garica
, at Fox, the Michael Emerson
starrer Odd Jobs
at NBC, and an untitled crime thriller with screenwriter Jonathan Nolan at CBS.