EXCLUSIVE: Feature writer-director Joe Carnahan (The Grey, The A-Team, Smokin’ Aces) has signed on to direct the pilot for A&E’s drama pilot Those Who Kill. Carnahan also will executive produce the pilot, an adaptation of a Danish crime series based on the books by Elsebeth Egholm. The project, from Imagine Television and Fox 21, revolves around a police detective and a forensic profiler who possess a deep understanding of the serial killers they hunt. Glen Morgan wrote the script and executive produces with Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo, Peter Bose and Jonas Allen. This marks a rare venturing into television for Carnahan whose only previous TV gig was directing a pilot for Fox in 2006.
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