‘Condor’ Star Max Irons And EP Jason Smilovic On Reflecting “Watershed Moment” America Is In

Deadline | 3/10/2018 | Matt Grobar
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Approached by Skydance Television for a television adaptation of Sydney Pollack’s classic thriller Three Days of the Condor, Jason Smilovic and Todd Katzberg initially were reluctant to do so, finding the notion of adapting the film sacrilegious. But looking at the film more closely, the producers realized that the movie was overflowing with potential and ripe for a TV adaptation.

Broadcast on the Audience Network, the EP’s take on the material would become known as Condor. The series centers on bright, young CIA analyst Joe Turner (Max Irons), an idealist hoping to foster reform within the CIA, who finds his values challenged when the agency uses his own ingenious ideas for their own ends.

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“I think the reason that we were mainly interested in telling this story is because we feel like we’re at a watershed moment in U.S. history where...
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