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Billed as a one-hour comedic actioner, the project centers on a Stateside cop named Byrd who is exiled to Hawaii and finds himself immersed in a dark and dangerous paradise. Tropical noir mixes with procedural elements, resulting in both humor and the supernatural.
Features scribes Paul Lovett and David Elliot (“G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra”) are writing the adaptation. Knoxville and his company Hello Junior, Michael Rotenberg of 3 Arts Entertainment, David Janollari of David Janollari Entertainment and Eric Gitter of Chickie the Cop Entertainment are executive producing with Universal Television.
Lovett and Elliot are repped by Wme, Pricipato-Young Entertainment, and McKuin Frankel Whitehead. Knoxville is repped by CAA, 3 Arts, and Sloane, Offer, Weber and Dern. Janollari is repped by Del, Shaw, Moonves, Tanaka, Fineklstein & Lezcano. »
- Whitney Friedlander
NBC has put into development Hawaiian Dick, a one-hour comedic action series based on the graphic novels, which is being produced by Johnny Knoxville, David Janollari, Eric Gitter and 3 Arts’ Michael Rotenberg. The script is written by feature scribes Paul Lovett & David Elliot, whose credits include G.I. Joe: The Rise Of Cobra. Universal TV is the studio. The property had at one time been optioned by New Line Cinema as a feature film, most recently with Knoxville… »
2 items from 2015
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