Apple developing 'Speed Racer' live-action series with JJ Abrams

Updated: few hours ago

Los Angeles, May 26 (PTI) A live-action series based on the popular manga and animated show "Speed Racer" is in the works at the Apple.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, filmmaker JJ Abrams will serve as an executive producer on the project.

Though the details of the series are scarce at the moment, the show is written by Hiram Martinez and Ron Fitzgerald, who will also serve as co-showrunners.