Sylvester Stallone producing 'Rambo' TV series for Fox

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Top 10 Sylvester Stallone Performances

Fox has closed a script deal for TV franchise "Rambo: New Blood," based on the feature films starring Sylvester Stallone. The man behind the big-screen's John Rambo will executive produce the father-son project.

This new series, which pays homage to the original "Rambo" films, will explore the complex relationship between Rambo and his son, J.R., an ex-Navy SEAL.

The one-hour drama hails from Entertainment One and Millennium Films. "Rambo: First Blood" will be executive produced and written by Jeb Stuart. In addition to Stallone, Avi Lerner will also exec produce.

Carrie Stein is overseeing the project for eOneTelevision.

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