A 'Jack Reacher' Series Is Coming to Amazon Prime Video

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Author Lee Child has announced that he is working with Amazon on a series based on his Jack Reacher crime thriller novels.

"Breaking NEWS!! 'Scorpion' creator Nick Santora will adapt the best-selling novels by Lee Child for a potentially huge franchise for the tech giant's Prime Video platform. #JackReacher," Child tweeted.

No casting has been announced yet.

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Tom Cruise played the titular former U.S. Army Military Police Corps officer in 2012's Jack Reacher and the 2016 sequel Jack Reacher: Never Go Back.

Santora's credits include The Sopranos, Law & Order, and Prison Break.

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Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.