In February of this year, the first news appeared in the press that producer Roy Lee was considering the possibility of creating a television series based on Martin Scorsese's film "The Departed ". According to the site Deadline , the project is not only under development, but also found a home - the production of the show will be handled by the online service Amazon .|
Recall that the film Scorsese was based on the action movie "Castling Double", which, in turn, is part of a whole trilogy.
The new series will be set in Chicago. According to the source, a gang of Hispanics will be at the center of events, introducing one of its members into the police department. At the same time, the guardians of the law are sending their own undercover agent into the gang.
The show's pilot was written by Jason Richman (Bad Company).
If Amazon orders the full season of The Departed , then for the online service it will be the second project based on the Hollywood movie - work is already underway on a series about Jack Ryan b>starring John Krasinski.
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