T.J. Hooker Promoted To The Big Screen

Chuck Russell (“The Mask,” “The Scorpion King”) is in talks to direct a feature film version of classic 80’s action/comedy cop-themed series “T.J. Hooker” reports Variety.

The Aaron Spelling-produced series starred William Shatner starred as a no-nonsense patrol sergeant. Adrian Zmed, Heather Locklear, Richard Herd and James Darren co-starred.

Brent Maddock and S.S. Wilson (“Wild Wild West”) will pen the script which will focus on the relationship between the title character and his father. David Foster, Ryan Heppe and series creator Rick Husky will produce.