The filmmaker is in discussion to sign the first episodes of the return of the series worn by Timothy Olyphant.
Three years after the fantastic Once Upon a Time In Hollywood, Quentin Tarantino finally back behind the camera! Not for his tenth and last (?) film, not for the Arlésienne Kill Bill 3but for television! Quentin Tarantino is in talks to direct one or two episodes of Justified: City of Primevalthe comeback of the cult cowboy drama starring Timothy Olyphant.
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varietywhich confirms the news, clarifies that Tarantino and Olyphant worked together on Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, in which the actor played James Stacy. Furthermore, the comeback of justified will be an adaptation of the novel by Elmore Leonard City Primeval: High Noon in Detroit. And we know that the filmmaker is very fond of the writer, he who adapted his novel Rum Punch in Jackie Brownin 1997…
For now, nothing is official yet, but with Quentin Tarantino at the helm, the revival of justified would be an event. Especially since the director has not directed for television since a double episode of expertsnearly 20 years ago.
Ordered last January, Justified: City of Primeval will bring back Marshal Raylan Givens, eight years after leaving Kentucky. He now lives in Miami, like a walking anachronism, juggling his job and his life as a part-time father to his 14-year-old daughter. Dave Andron and Michael Dinner will serve as writers and showrunners.