‘Minority Report’ TV series gets pilot order at Fox

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There’s a good chance that we’ll be seeing further into the future of Minority Report. Late last month, Steven Spielberg’s production company was reported to be working on turning his classic sci-fi film into a TV series, and Deadline is now reporting that Fox has put in an order for a pilot episode with a good chance that it’ll be taken to series.

Beginning 10 years after the film’s Precrime unit is shut down

The show will apparently serve as a sequel to Spielberg’s film, beginning 10 years after the shut down of its famed Precrime unit — which used premonition to catch supposed “murderers” before they commit their crime. The show will reportedly pair up a detective and a Precog who can’t stop seeing visions of the future. From there,…

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