FOX has ordered 24: Legacy, namely the reboot 24.
Immediately wipe away any doubt: Kiefer Sutherland will not return to dress up his role as Jack Bauer. The series will have a whole new protagonist, l ’ military hero Eric Carter, forced to return to action and to seek the help of CTU to save himself and America from what could be the largest terrorist attack ever. Sutherland will be present behind the camera, will participate in fact the show which Executive producer. Next to him there will also be team members originally Howard Gordon, Manny Coto, Evan Katz and Brian Grazer.
To interpret Eric will be Corey Hawkins, known for his portrayal of Heath in The Walking Dead. At his side Miranda Otto (view recently in Homeland as Allison Carr) and the black of Sons of Anarchy Jimmy Smits: the two they will inpersonate a married couple, Rebecca and John Donovan, her former head of CTU, He Senator.
The reboot will resume the narrative scheme that made the original series – namely the narrative in real time with each episode representing a ’ time of day. The first season will consist of 12 episodi and airing is scheduled for tv season 2016-2017.