Fans of television rejoiced today as it was revealed today that Kiefer Sutherland will play Jack Bauer in a movie adaption of 24. The film will begin shooting in the spring. Deadline says that Mark Bomback “will turn in the latest script draft by year’s end. Imagine and the studio have about five directors in mind–no, Tony Scott is not attached anymore–and it will all begin happening very quickly in the early part of next year. The goal is to get the film into production to match Sutherland’s availability, which begins in April.”
How excited are you about this news?