Will Kiefer Sutherland join FOX’s new 24 spin-off? Recently, FOX Television Group boss Gary Newman discussed the network’s plans for their Jack Bauer prequel series, Deadline reports.
As reported earlier, FOX is developing a prequel to 24 which will focus on the early of life of counter-terrorism agent Jack Bauer. Kiefer Sutherland originated the role for the hit action drama, which ran for eight seasons.
During a recent Television Critics Association interview, FOX chief Gary Newman revealed Sutherland is “excited” about the prequel idea:
There are no discussions about whether or not he will have any kind of role. He’s aware of it, and he’d be an executive producer and is excited about the idea.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of 24? Would you watch a prequel series?