George Clooney To Star In, Direct ‘Catch-22’ Series For Paramount TV

George Clooney is set to star in and direct Catch-22 a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller’s novel, for Paramount Television and Anonymous Content. The project is eyeing an early 2018 shoot.
Co-written by Luke Davies and David Michôd, who will also executive produce, the adaptation is set in Italy during World War II. It tells the story of Yossarian, a US Air Force bombardier who is furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him…

George Clooney is set to star in and direct Catch-22 a six-part limited series based on Joseph Heller’s novel, for Paramount Television and Anonymous Content. The project is eyeing an early 2018 shoot. Co-written by Luke Davies and David Michôd, who will also executive produce, the adaptation is set in Italy during World War II. It tells the story of Yossarian, a US Air Force bombardier who is furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him…