• '24' is Getting Remade Into a Japanese TV Series

    5 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    In a reversal of so many adaptations we see in Hollywood today, a popular U.S. show is getting the J-drama treatment. 24 , the apex of post-9/11 TV created by Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran, is being remade into a Japanese TV series.
    Livedoor reports that TV Asahi is currently developing a Japanese remake of the Kiefer Sutherland series, which will retell the first season and adapt it to a new setting. The original series, which premiered in 2001, follows counterterrorism agent Jack Bauer through the unique framing device of real-time storytelling - each episode unfolds in real-time and...
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