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Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Kerry Washington: Cyberpunk Cop



Development continues on adapting the 'cyberpunk' graphic novel "Old City Blues"created by Giannis Milonogiannis, as a live-action, 'future cop' Hulu TV series starring Kerry Washington for director Gore Verbinski:


"...set in the near future, 'Old City Blues' 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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