EXCLUSIVE: MRC and the Knives Out tandem of Rian Johnson and Ram Bergman are back in business.MRC Television and Johnson and Bergman’s T-Street banner have optioned Don Winslow’s bestselling debut novel A Cool Breeze on the Underground, the first in a five-book series that will be developed for series.
Bad Education director Cory Finley will write, direct and executive produce. Johnson, Bergman and Nena Rodrigue will be executive producers for T-Street.
Winslow will also serve as executive producer alongside Shane Salerno and his The Story Factory. Ozark‘s Chris Mundy will also be an executive producer.A Cool Breeze on the Underground and the subsequent titles will get a 30th anniversary re-release through Blackstone Publishing next year.Read more on deadline.com