FX has begun development of a drama series sequel to Bret Easton Ellis' novel "American Psycho" and its 2000 film adaptation.
Lionsgate TV and FX Prods. will produce the series which moves the action forward to the present day.
Patrick Bateman is now in his mid-fifties and decides to take on a protege in "a sadistic social experiment who will become every bit his equal".
Stefan Jaworski will pen the project and executive produce alongside Allison Shearmur and Ed Pressman.