According to TVLinea CBS gave the green light to the series ‘True Lies‘, based on the classic film by James Cameron (‘Avatar’).
Check out the first image of the adaptation:
Steve Howey (‘Shameless’) will star in the production. The actor will play Harry – role of the Arnold Schwarzenegger in the 1994 film – a seemingly ordinary salesman devoted to his family who is, in fact, a spy.
Ginger Gonzaga will also star in the series as Helen, a housewife who is shocked to discover that her husband is an international spy.
The script for the first episode was written by Matt Nix (‘Burn Notice’).
McG (‘Charlie’s Angels’) will direct the pilot.
In the plot…
“Shocked to discover that her husband, a vapid and ordinary tech consultant, is actually a skilled international spy, a disaffected suburban housewife is thrust into a life of danger and adventure when she is recruited to work alongside him to save the world. world – as they try to revitalize their passionless marriage.”
It is worth remembering that the broadcaster CBS has been known as the “house of remakes” and currently owns the series ‘The Equalizer‘ (based on franchise ‘The protector‘), ‘MacGyver‘ (remake of the classic series ‘Dangerous profession‘) and ‘Magnum PI‘ (based on ‘magnum‘).