Helmer tapped to direct original telepic
EXCLUSIVE: Chris Gerolmo has been tapped to direct USA Network’s upcoming original telepic “Prey.”
Film, starring Mark Harmon, is based on the 10th in the series of 20 “Certain Prey” novels, written by John Sandford.
Gerolmo, who also adapted the script, will exec produce with Harmon, Michael Jaffe and Howard Braunstein.
Shooting will begin in a few weeks in Toronto.
Harmon will play the book’s Minneapolis deputy police chief Lucas Davenport, who is facing off against a hit woman and a killer determined to gun him down.
Gerolmo and Sandford are repped by ICM, and Gerolmo is managed by Brillstein Entertainment.