Danny Boyle To Direct Cop Drama Plot For U.K.'s Channel 4

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August 23, 2013 AT 4:31 AM
Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle is set to direct a the pilot for a U.K. cop show, called Babylon, for Britain's Channel Four. Babylon will mark a rare move into TV work for Boyle. The drama will be written by BAFTA award- winning Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong, creators of U.K. cult comedies Fresh Meat and Peep Show. Channel Four said it hopes to develop Babylon into a full series.