‘Rush Hour’ may be made into a TV show

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It’s probably impossible to replace the hilarious duo of Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, but someone’s going to try: Deadline reports that Rush Hour is now in the process of being adapted into a TV series. The show will be an action-comedy with hourlong episodes, and it’ll likely still be about a Hong Kong police officer getting stuck with a wild LA cop. The show happening isn’t a done deal just yet — it still needs to find a network — but Deadline suggests that it could be a hot property, so we just end up getting to see the remake.

Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence will reportedly be co-writing and executive producing the new series. Arthur Sarkissian, who produced the three Rush Hour films, and Brett Ratner, who just directed Hercules, will…

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