An action series, starring Dolph Lundgren and produced by Sylvester Stallone, is being pitched to networks and streamers.
Dolph Lundgren has been putting in a lot of work with onscreen Rocky IV rival Sylvester Stallone ever since their reunion in 2010’s The Expendables, which yielded sequels and substantially improved opportunities. Indeed, this imminently-ending decade has seen a proper comeback for the ‘80s action icon; a comeback that will shift to the small screen as the star of a TV project, with Stallone involved.
An untitled hourlong action pilot/would-be series, with Lundgren set as its star, is being shopped around by Tony Krantz’s Flame Ventures, reports Deadline. The project, which will see Lundgren’s old pal Sly Stallone onboard as an executive producer, will show the Swedish strongman playing a covert operative at the United Nations’ Department of Safety and Security. The character is described as “the U.