The Transporter Comes To Television

Producer Luc Besson, EuropaCorp and Atlantique Prods. are teaming to bring “The Transporter” film franchise to the small screen reports C21 Media.

Filming kicks off in Canada and France next February on a twelve episode first season of hour-long episodes which will follow the same premise of a mercenary who delivers packages without asking questions.

The project will be helped along by a considerable $4 million per episode budget. Casting is not yet locked, though film series star Jason Statham is not expected to be involved.