Amazon Prime finds its Jack Reacher
Blood Drive's Alan Ritchson to star in small screen adaptation of Jack Reacher.
Alan Ritchson has been cast in the lead role of upcoming action series Jack Reacher for Amazon Prime.
His credits includeBlood Drive, Titans, Supergirl, Blue Mountain State and a role as Aquaman in Smallville plus films The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
Based on the books by Lee Child, the series will be executive produced by Nick Santora (Scorpion), who is also writer and showrunner. The first season will be based on The Killing Floor, the first novel.
Tom Cruise starred in two Jack Reacher films, grossing nearly $400 million combined.