Several new television series are headed to FOX, as the network has ordered four new dramas and a pair of comedies.
According to Deadline, the dramas include TV versions of Lethal Weapon and The Exorcist, as well as A.P.B. and Pitch. Meanwhile, the network’s comedy pickups are Making History and The Mick.
Based on the popular movie series, Lethal Weapon — written by Matt Miller (Chuck, Human Target) and directed by McG — “Texas cop and former Navy SEAL Martin Riggs suffers the loss of his wife and baby and he moves to Los Angeles to start anew. There, he gets partnered with LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh who, having recently suffered a ‘minor’ heart attack, must avoid any stress in his life.” Clayne Crawford as Riggs and Damon Wayans as Murtaugh.