Charlize Theron and David Fincher have teamed to develop a drama series titled “Mind Hunter” for HBO and Fox 21, reports Variety.
The series will revolve around the investigation of serial killers.
Fox 21 has optioned the book “Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit,” by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker. The book recounts Douglas’ experiences as a top FBI investigator of serial killers and rapists, and the profiling techniques he developed.
Scott Buck, an executive producer on “Dexter,” has been hired to write the pilot. Theron and Fincher are executive producing along with Jennifer Orme Erwin and Buck.