Andy McNab’s “Firewall” Gets Adapted

Hyde Park Entertainment has picked up the film rights to Andy McNab’s twelve-novel espionage series based around the character Nick Stone reports Variety.

“Echelon”, a film adaptation of the third novel “Firewall”, Stone is an ex-SAS officer turned freelance intelligence officer who works on risky deniable operations for cash.

Hired to kidnap a Russian mafia warlord and deliver him to St. Petersburg, he soon finds himself raiding a house in the cold wastes of Estonia where Russia has launched an online offensive to tap into the West’s military secrets – secrets the Russians, the Americans, the Brits and rival mafia gangs all want to get their hands on.

Bonnie Timmerman and Ashok Amritraj will produce with McNab and John Connor who penned the script.