Undeterred by the "modest" performance of the two adaptations released in cinemas, another studio is having a stab at bringing Hitman to the screen, just a much smaller one this time out. No sooner is the GOTY Edition of the latest Hitman adventure out of the door that it transpires a new Hitman TV series is in development for streaming service Hulu. According to Deadline, the aim of the series is to make it a flagship show for Hulu's original programming.
Crikey, Agent 47 sure gets around.
7.2 magnitude quake rocks northern Iraq
On its website , the USGS placed the quake's epicenter at about 19 miles south-southwest of the Iraqi city of Halabja. A collapsed building is seen on top of a crushed vehicle in a photo taken in Kermanshah Province in Iran.
As reported by Deadline, a pilot script is now in the works for a Hitman series, with the intention of airing the series (should it get picked up from the pilot) on Hulu. Io Interactive has already confirmed it's working on a new Hitman game, but recently said it doesn't plan to start talking about the project until sometime next year. Both 2007's Hitman and 2015's Hitman: Agent 47 were released by Fox and failed to resonate with critics and audiences. Seeing as he will pen the pilot, Kolstad's experience writing assassins will certainly be an asset in regards to adapting the franchise. The first movie starred Timothy Olyphant (Justified) in the leading role and Rupert Friend (Homeland) in the second movie.
Iran marks 1979 hostage crisis anniversary
The U.S. cut its diplomatic relations with Iran after the embassy takeover and has had no diplomatic relations since. Under that deal, most worldwide sanctions on Iran were lifted in exchange for Tehran curbing nuclear activity.
Kolstad, who wrote the first two critically-acclaimed John Wick films and the upcoming third installment, will serve as an executive producer on the new Hitman series.
World of Warcraft's next expansion adds voice chat
Humans war without having to buy a new expansion will be happy to know that Blizzard is working on its own vanilla server. Take a new form for your adventures as several new playable Allied Races , each with unique racial abilities.