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ABC Developing James Cameron's True Lies

James Cameron's True Lies may come alive at ABC. ABC reps confirm the network has ordered a script for a TV adaptation of the 1994 action film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis. The story revolves around...

Natalie Abrams
Natalie Abrams

James Cameron's True Liesmay come alive at ABC.

ABC reps confirm the network has ordered a script for a TV adaptation of the 1994 action film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis. The story revolves around a family that discovers dad is a spy.

Watch a trailer for True Lies the film

Lies will be produced by Lightstorm Entertainment and 20th Century Fox TV. Rene Echevarria (Castle) is attached as showrunner and co-executive producer.

If ordered to series, Lies would be Cameron's entry into TV since Dark Angel, which ran on Fox in 2000. 

A young Eliza Dushku played Schwarzenegger's daughter in the original film. Anyone else hoping she'll pop up if the series in greenlit?