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Entertainment George Clooney books TV return in ‘Catch-22’ Hulu series

07:32  15 january  2018
07:32  15 january  2018 Source:   nydailynews.com

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George Clooney will direct and star in a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller's “ Catch - 22 .” The medical drama, which won 23 Emmys and was nominated for 124 over its 15-season run, was also just added to Hulu streaming.

[Breaking News] George Clooney TV book back in ' catch - 22 ' Hulu series . Hulu has emerged as winner for George Clooney 's TV return . Paramount Television owned the rights to Catch - 22 and developed the series under head Amy Powell, who identified the book as one of the first projects

George Clooney will direct and star in a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller's “Catch-22.”© Kevin Winter/Getty Images George Clooney will direct and star in a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller's “Catch-22.” George Clooney is coming back to the small screen.

The Hollywood star is returning to TV to direct and star in a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller's “Catch-22.”

“‘Catch-22’ is the story of the incomparable, artful dodger, Yossarian, a U.S. Air Force bombardier in World War II who is furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him. But his real problem is not the enemy, but rather his own army, which keeps increasing the number of missions the men must fly to complete their service,” Hulu said of the show.

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Hulu is adding another adaptation of a literary classic to its library: Joseph Heller’s novel Catch - 22 , which George Clooney will co-write, direct, produce, and star in. Next Up In Culture. Vizio may soon inform customers when its smart TVs are spying on them.

Ordered to Series by Hulu . Hulu has emerged as winner for George Clooney 's TV return . Paramount Television owned the rights to Catch - 22 and developed the series under head Amy Powell, who identified the book as one of the first projects she'd like to take on since being tapped to

“Yet if Yossarian makes any attempt to avoid his military assignments, he’ll be in violation of ‘Catch-22,’ a hilariously sinister bureaucratic rule which specifies that aconcern for one’s own safety in the face of dangers which are real and immediate is the process of a rational mind; a man is considered insane if he willingly continues to fly dangerous combat missions, but a request to be removed from duty is evidence of sanity and therefore makes him ineligible to be relieved from duty.”

Clooney will play Col. Cathcart, who was played by Martin Balsam in the 1970 movie adaptation of “Catch-22.”

Alan Arkin, Charles Grodin and Art Garfunkel also starred in the movie, with cameos by Orson Welles, Martin Sheen and Jon Voight.

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George Clooney will make his return to television in a serialised adaptation of Catch - 22 , Paramount Television revealed on Thursday. Clooney , who left hit medical drama ER nearly 20 years ago, will direct and star in the six-episode series

George Clooney will direct and star in a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller’s landmark novel Catch - 22 for Hulu , the streaming service announced Sunday. Clooney , who will play the role of Colonel Cathcart for the adaptation

“‘Catch-22’ is a rare story that has withstood the test of time, not only as a literary masterpiece, but as a story that still resonates in today’s political and social conversation," Hulu chief content officer Joel Stillerman said in a statement.

The limited series will mark Clooney’s first return to TV since he left “ER” in 1999.

The medical drama, which won 23 Emmys and was nominated for 124 over its 15-season run, was also just added to Hulu streaming.

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