Discovery, Spacey Team On “Manifesto”

Discovery Channel has ordered the high-profile scripted FBI crime drama series “Manifesto” from Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti.

The story will follow how the FBI brought down one of the most infamous criminal masterminds in the world – Ted Kaczynski, also known as the Unabomber – from the point of view of an FBI profiler whose radical new approach to intelligence gathering and focus on linguistics became vital to the case.

Spacey and Brunetti will serve as executive producers through their Trigger Street Productions banner. Andrew Sodroski penned the pilot and will also executive produce. Spacey and Brunetti also have the poiltical drama “The Resident” in development.

Source: Variety