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Charlize Theron and David Fincher unite for Mind Hunter

The Burning Plain

Story by Jack Foley

CHARLIZE Theron and David Fincher have teamed to develop a new drama series for HBO and Fox 21.

Mind Hunter will revolve around the investigation of serial killers and is based on the book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker.

In will incorporate Douglas’ experiences as a top FBI investigator of serial killers and rapists into its storylines and has approached Scott Buck, an executive producer of Dexter, to write the pilot episode.

Theron will also serve as a producer and executive producer with Fincher.

In film form, Theron will next be seen in Fury Road, George Miller’s fourth installment of the Mad Max franchise, while Fincher has just completed work on The Social Network, the Aaron Sorkin-scripted story of the founding of Facebook.

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