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Very large leading man Alan Ritchson announced today that not only will the second season of Reacher begin production this Fall, but it will be an adaptation of the 11th Lee Child novel Bad Luck and Trouble Maria Sten will return as Reacher's female counterpart Francis Neagley, with a more prominent role in the story[...]
Reacher: Amazon Studios Releases Prison Fight Clip
This compilation video collects the fights from the eight-episode first season… and it's only surprisingly 5 minutes long. Still from "Reacher", Amazon Studios If you're reading this, you probably don't need to know that Reacher is an adaptation of the first Jack Reacher novel "The Killing Floor" by Lee Child There are currently more than 20 books[...]
This time around, Ritchson shifted gears back to the present as he spoke with Michael Rosenbaum on the Inside of You podcast about what it was like auditioning for the role of famed bestselling author Lee Child's hero for Amazon's Prime Video series and how his size became a much bigger factor during the audition[...]
Reacher is a win for everyone who likes Lee Child's novels and wanted a TV series The fans finally got the live-action Jack Reacher they always wanted to see Alan Ritchson finally has a vehicle that uses him well and has turned him into a breakout star Child has a TV adaptation he's reportedly happy[...]
It's safe to say Alan Ritchson nails it as the platonic ideal of Lee Child's Jack Reacher for the screen Fans all agreed that he was a vast improvement over Tom Cruise in the two movies from years before. Reacher (Image: Amazon/Paramount) To fans, Ritchson is the right size for Reacher, a mountain that walks like a[...]
Amazon and writer, showrunner & executive producer Nick Santora's Alan Ritchson-starring adaptation of Lee Child's novels will be back for a second season of being totally badass, with the streaming service announcing on Monday that the series has been renewed (only three days after it premiered) With the series ranking at the top of the[...]
Reacher Review: Alan Ritchson Rescues Fun Adapt from TV Cliché Fumbles
The books by Lee Child have sold about 200 million copies around the world, so to say that the show is eagerly anticipated by fans is an understatement All Amazon Studios had to do was not fuck it up Did they? Let's say they got it mostly right It's down to Alan Ritchson, who's the[...]
Reacher: Amazon Studios Releases Prison Fight Clip
The books by Lee Child have sold tens of millions of copies worldwide, so there's already a huge fandom eagerly waiting for the show to come out. Still from "Reacher", Amazon Studios Yup, that's Reacher all right Alan Ritchson is slowly convincing fans that he is Jack Reacher with each new clip If you've read the first[...]
Reacher: Amazon Previews Alan Ritchson-Starring Lee Child Series Adapt
Amazon Prime Video released preview images and the official trailer for the first season of the show starring Alan Ritchson based on the bestselling novels by Lee Child All eight episodes will drop on Prime Video on February 2022 The series follows Jack Reacher, a veteran military police investigator who has just recently entered civilian[...]
Bruce McGill, Maria Sten, and Hugh Thompson have been cast as series regulars with Alan Ritchson in the upcoming Amazon original series Reacher, based on the Jack Reacher character from Lee Child's bestselling novels As Deadline Hollywood reported, Ritchson stars as the title character in the series, produced by Amazon Studios, Skydance Television, and Paramount Television Studios[...]
Jack Reacher: Lee Child's Fantasy of Freedom and Escape
The Sentinel is the 25th Reacher novel and the first where Lee Child hands over the reins to his younger brother Andrew Child aka Andrew Grant It's a transitional book, a soft reboot, one to reassure readers that the series is in safe hands, that Reacher is still Reacher and provide the comforts promised. Jack Reacher:[...]
Jack Reacher: Lee Child's Fantasy of Freedom and Escape
The Sentinel is the 25th Reacher novel and the first written by Andrew Child aka Andrew Grant, the younger brother of series creator Lee Child aka James Grant A Jack Reacher book is always a fun bit of annual escapism, violent thriller comfort food- and with a streaming series adaptation currently in development (with Titans[...]
Alan Ritchson in Titans (Image: WarnerMedia)
If anyone was still questioning the future of Amazon Studios, Skydance TV, and Paramount TV Studios' upcoming series adaptation of author Lee Child's internationally bestselling "Jack Reacher" book series, they got a pretty definite answer on Friday Alan Ritchson (Titans, Blood Drive) has been cast as the US Army veteran who investigates suspicious activities- investigations[...]
Dwayne Johnson at the AFI FEST 2016 Premiere of 'Moana' held at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, USA on November 14, 2016. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com
The character, made famous in a series of novels by author Lee Child, spent years and years trying to get to the screen Ultimately, he was played by Tom Cruise in two films, one in 2012 and a sequel in 2016 Dwayne Johnson, in those years, became one of the biggest stars in Hollywood, creating[...]
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Six months after the dust settled from what was reported was a "competitive situation" among a number of streaming and premium cable suitors that resulted in Amazon securing the rights to bring Lee Child's bestselling Jack Reacher book series from page to screen, some great news With Nick Santora (Scorpion, Prison Break) set to write,[...]