Will Smith To Develop Chinese Crime Drama For Fox TV
Posted on Mon Dec 20, 2010 12:59 PM PDT
LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Will Smith has recently partnered with Chinese filmmaker Eva Jin to develop a yet-untitled hour-long crime drama with his production company Overbrook Entertainment for Fox.
The series is set in China and follows a crime-fighting female college student studying abroad. The network has already given the project a script order, according to Variety. It has not yet been decided whether the project will be produced overseas.
Smith is also developing an hour-long series through Overbrook based on his romantic hit comedy Hitch, which starred Kevin James and Eva Mendes. Smith is currently filming Men In Black III set for a 2012 release.