Fox greenlights 'Breakout Kings'

10:39 AM PST 01/22/2010 by Nellie Andreeva, AP

Matt Olmstead, Nick Santora penned drama pilot

Fox on Friday greenlighted drama pilot "Breakout Kings," from writers/executive producers Matt Olmstead and Nick Santora and 20 Century TV.

Gavin Hood is on board to direct the pilot, a closed-ended procedural about a team of marshals and ex-cons who work together to apprehend criminals who break out of prison.

Fox's drama pilots this season include Shawn Ryan's cop show "Ridealong," also from 20th TV.

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