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Fox Hitting Snooze on '24' Pilots, Still "Very Open" to Bringing Franchise Back
The second concept was a prequel to the original series that showcases the backstory of CTU agent Jack Bauer, from Gordon and 24 co-creators Joel Surnow and Bob Cochran. Credit: Fox But as different as the two approaches were, unfortunately there is one thing they have in common: neither pilot is moving forward at the network, confirmed[...]
Fox Interested in '24' Prequel Series with Young Jack Bauer
Credit: Fox So would that make it Pre-24? 2B4? Young Bauer? If this one doesn't work, would they try a sequel series set in the future called 24 – but with Donald Sutherland as Jack Bauer? Presumably believing that the number of their attempts to restart the franchise should equal the title of said franchise, Fox is[...]
Brian Michael Bendis batman
Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]
In the four years since the original series ended it's eight-season run, there has been the mini-series 24: Live Another Day with Jack Bauer and 24: Legacy with Corey Hawkings Legacy didn't quite catch on as the network had hoped, but they seem to love the format and the title. Original 24 start Kiefer Sutherland is[...]
Time Runs Out For FOX's '24: Legacy," Franchise May Continue
Though debuting with strong ratings, Legacy would level-off steadily during its run: in Nielsen live-plus-seven numbers, the series averaged a 2.1 live-plus-seven rating in the 18-49 demo, placing it 34th among all broadcast series for this season. Personal Note To Fox: be patient, wait for Designated Survivor to finish its run on ABC and then offer Keifer Sutherland[...]
He's Definitely Not Jack Bauer
This is interesting casting after his last major role as Jack Bauer Unlike most television shows that has to show us who a character is, the writers seem to focus on showing us what Kirkman isn't, and in this case it's to show us that he's not Bauer He doesn't have the confidence to handle[...]
Will Jack Bauer Appear In 24: Legacy?
According to executive producer Howard Gordon while speaking at the ATX Television Festival, there is a possibility for Kiefer Sutherland to return as Jack Bauer during the second half of the first 12-episode season of 24: Legacy. I do think the character has life in him, whether it's a movie or if he intersects with this[...]
Could There Be A 24 Without Jack Bauer?
One of the things that has come out of the Television Critics Association press tour is that Fox is considering a segment of their 24 franchise without Kiefer Sutherland playing Jack Bauer They have been pitched a follow up to 24: Live Another Day by executive producers Howard Gordon, Evan Katz and Manny Coto that would focus[...]
5 Clips For Tonight's Episode Of 24: Live Another Day
I have been pleasently surprised by the show and how much I could get back into the adventures of Jack Bauer and his ticking clock Though I miss President Palmer still. We have reached the penultimate episode of this season tonight and a slew of footage has hit the web So if you can't wait to[...]
Where Has Bauer Been? IDW Knows – 24: Underground Starts In April
As the May 5th premiere of 24: Live Another Day fast approaches, fans of Jack Bauer can get their fix a little early IDW is launching 24: Underground, a new comic series that bridges the gap between the end of the final season of 24 and Live Another Day. Bringing this new series to life will[...]