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"Kung Fu": The CW Gives Pilot Order for "Blindspot" Creators' '70s Series Reimagining

It's been a pretty good January 2020 for The CW, with a ton of renewals and two straight-to-series orders. Now that we've shifted into pilot season, the network is adding to its programming pilot line-up with Blindspot's Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu. Executive produced by Arrowverse co-guru […]

“Kung Fu” Film Remake with David Leitch Directing for Universal

"Kung Fu" Film Remake with David Leitch Directing for Universal

David Leitch is quickly becoming the go-to director for action blockbusters following the success of Atomic Blonde. John Wick, Deadpool 2, and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw. Universal Pictures now trusts him with the film remake of the 1972 television series Kung Fu, according to Deadline Hollywood. "Kung Fu" 1972 Plot Created by […]

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"Kung Fu": The CW Taps "Blindspot" Team for Female-Led Reimagining

The CW's run of revamping, rebooting, and/or reimagining (is it possible to do all three at once without creating a tear in the space-time continuum?) continues unabated, with the network looking to reimagine the David Carradine-starring 1970's television series Kung Fu with a female lead. One of the reasons for the decision we're sure had […]