Bad Robot to adapt the King story
In the novel, Billy is an ex-army sniper turned killer-for-hire who, only kills “bad men”. Billy wants out, but first, there is one last hit. Tasked with a hit on a small-time crook Joel Allen, he must live a double life in the local community while waiting for his shot. But soon, Billy grows increasingly skeptical of the mobsters who hired him.
Hot Package: JJ Abrams, Stephen King, Ed Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz Team On Limited Series Adaptation Of Bestseller ‘Billy Summers’
EXCLUSIVE: JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot is putting together a limited-series package based on the Stephen King bestselling novel Billy Summers. Ed Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz will adapt, Deadline…