The Departed Is Getting A TV Reboot At Amazon

The Departed

The DepartedThe Departed, Scorsese’s Best Picture winner starring some of the biggest stars, is being re-adapted for the silver screen as a series for Amazon.

The adaptation will be helmed by Vertigo Entertainment, Initial Entertainment Group and Plan B Entertainment, who were all involved in the production of the 2006 film.

Jason Richman wrote the new material, adapted from a 2002 Hong Kong film called Infernal Affairs.

The story is very similar to the film in that it will feature a cop going undercover into a Latino gang while a mole is positioned in the police department. It will follow both characters as they struggle with their roles and pressures.

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– Written by John Ardic


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