EXCLUSIVE: There has been a showrunner change on Starz’s upcoming action drama series Noir, a live-action adaptation of the 2001 Japanese anime series. Steven Lightfoot (Criminal Justice), who wrote the script and served as executive producer/showrunner, has departed. He has been replaced by Sean Jablonski, who recently served as executive producer/showrunner on the first season of USA Network’s breakout drama Suits. Jablonski will executive produce Noir alongside Sam Raimi, Bob Tapert, Joshua Donen and Bill Hamm. Before Suits, Jablonski was on FX’s Nip/Tuck for the series’ entire six-season run, rising to executive producer. He is with WME and Underground.
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