'Charlie's Angels' rising again on TV
Project exec produced by team behind 'Angels' moviesThey're back.
ABC is close to a pilot order for "Charlie's Angels," a contemporary take on the 1970s series.
The project is being executive produced by the three producers of the two "Charlie's Angels" movies, Drew Barrymore, Nancy Juvonen and Leonard Goldberg, who also executive produced the original series.
Josh Friedman, who recently adapted the "Terminator" movie franchise with Fox's "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles," is writing the script and will also executive produce.
Sony, the studio behind the 2000 movie starring Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Lucy Liu and its 2003 sequel, is producing the potential TV series.