Jack Bauer nearly bought the farm.At the Monte Carlo TV fest last week, Jon Cassar, a producer of Fox’s “24,” let drop that the action hero’s demise had been heavily deliberated as a likely ending to the series, which is now set to go into its seventh edition. What saved Bauer, played by Kiefer Sutherland, was Fox’s plans for a bigscreen version. Once those ramped up, there was no question that the clock-defying man of action would return.
Time almost ran out for ’24’s Bauer
Show's producers mulled killing off character