Russell Crowe is attached to star in a film adaptation of the late 80's spy series "The Equalizer" for Escape Artists reports Dark Horizon via The Los Angeles Times.
The classic CBS television series about Robert McCall, a former operative of a covert intelligence organisation who seeks redemption for his dark past via offering his services to those being persecuted and in need of help. Combining his skills both investigative and deadly, McCall brings justice to various hoodlums, killers, dealers, rapists and other scum on the streets of New York City. He also performed assignments for the head of his former organization and dealt with his estranged son.
No studio is yet attached to the project but as it has been in development for years at the Weinstein Company.