Production is underway onThe High Road, a sequel to the acclaimed 1995 miniseries Blue Murder, for the Seven Network.
Richard Roxburgh is recreating his role as Roger Rogerson, the former NSW detective who was yesterday found guilty of the 2014 murder of university student Jamie Gao, with ex-cop Glen McNamara.
Director Michael Jenkins is returning for the project, produced by John Edwards for Endemol Shine.
The sequel to the ABC series was first rumoured in 2014.
Producers declined to comment while court proceedings continue.
Meanwhile earlier this week The Australian reported John Edwards is signing with Roadshow Films.