detective Rebus to the stage after completing a script during lockdown. And the author said Hollywood star Brian Cox would be ideal to play his Edinburgh crimebuster.
The novelist revealed he had held discussions about a live show. He said: “There’s meetings ongoing about it but I’m hoping it will be done."If the age of Rebus fits Brian Cox then it would be wonderful to have him.“At the moment I’ve plans for a stand alone thriller next year and then I will see if there’s any life left in the old dog."At the moment I’m just happy to be bringing Willie back into the world.”Rankin was speaking while promoting his latest novel The Dark Remains which he wrote with notes left behind from the legendary writer William McIlvanney who died in 2015,.Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk