BREAKING FILM NEWS

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

"Old City Blues"- 'Cyberpunk' On Hulu



Hulu has confirmed that "Old City Blues", based on the 'cyberpunk' graphic novel created by Giannis Milonogiannis for BOOM! Studios' 'Archaia' imprint, is in development as a live-action, original series with Kerry Washington attached to star and Gore Verbinski to direct:


"...set in the near future, the series follows the men and women of the 'New Athens' police force. Built in the aftermath of a disastrous flood on the ruins of the country once known as Greece, New Athens is a new independent city created and wholly owned by technology giant 'Hayashi Corporation'.



"When the cybernetically augmented founder of Hayashi is found dead, it seems to be just another case of 'cyborg persecution'.



"But Hayashi Corporation's strange response to the incident raises the suspicions of a detective and the 'Special Police', leading them straight into the wasteland of the 'Old City'..."



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