Millennium Films has optioned “Bangkok 8,” the first in a three-book bestselling mystery series by John Burdett reports Variety.
In “Bangkok 8,” a detective with the Royal Thai Police Force tracks the murderers of his partner, and also a U.S. Marine.
The trail leads through Bangkok’s drug and sex trade, and corrupt colleagues. The intention is to adapt several of the books and shoot in Thailand.
“V For Vendetta” helmer James McTeigue is attached to direct.