The Reacher show is an Action, Thriller, Crime, Detective series based on the novel.
“Killing Floor” is the first book in the series by Lee Child. starring Alan Ritchson as Jack Reacher,
Willa Fitzgerald as Roscoe Conklin, and Malcolm Goodwin as Oscar Finlay.
When retired Military Police Officer Jack Reacher -a man as intimidating as he is tall- is arrested for a murder he did not commit, he finds himself in the middle of a deadly conspiracy full of dirty cops, shady businessmen and scheming politicians. With nothing but his wits, he must figure out what is happening in Margrave, Georgia.
Jack Reacher is the protagonist of a series of crime thriller novels by British author Lee Child. After leaving the US Army as a major in its military police at age 36, Reacher roams the United States taking odd jobs and investigating suspicious and frequently dangerous situations.
The character Jack Reacher was also played before by actor Tom Cruise in the 2012 movie: Jack Reacher; the movie is a collaboration between Christopher McQuarrie as a Director and Tom Cruise as the main lead, which subsequently gave us thrilling, Good photography, no annoying car chase sequences. However, they could have concentrated a little more on the action scenes. But, they were well compensated with the interesting dialogues.
The Show ( The Reacher ) aired on Amazon prime Friday 4th February 2022. Giving people chills to watch their favorite character Jack wrestles With his luck as well as the police.
This series Jack Reacher is played by actor Alan Ritchson who you may recognize from previous shows: (The hunger games) and (Blue mountain state).
Unlike previous actors who played the same role, Alan actually fits the physical description of Jack Reacher in the novels; The 38-year-old is physically how many readers will have imagined Lee Child’s no-nonsense, big 6’5″ hulk of creation in their mind’s eye while reading any of the 26 Reacher novels. And not only is the North Dakota-born actor tall, but he’s also no stranger to a gym. The imposing Ritchson looks like he’s been chiseled out of marble. A treat to watch!
Alan on his role: “ I had seen some of the scripts, so I had an understanding of the tone of the show, but it was all about the books for me. As an actor, the first step that I take is to absorb as much material as I can that exists, whether that’s just the script or, in this case, I had 24 books to pore over. My job was reading these books, and it didn’t feel like work at all. I love the books and quickly became as big a fan as anybody. When I have so much material, and I’ve seen Reacher in so many situations, it really answers all the questions I could have about how he would treat a certain person or situation. It gave me a firm footing to get started with, and then the scripts were incredible as well. Nick Santora, our showrunner, did an amazing job adapting the book faithfully but also creating a really three-dimensional character in Reacher and those supporting characters, like Willa Fitzgerald and Malcolm Goodwin, who are just amazing talents for Roscoe and Finlay, and that trifecta. He really brought them to life in a way that bests the books.”
Amazon has renewed Alan Ritchson-fronted action drama series Reacher for a second season. The fast turnaround renewal comes three days after the streamer launched the Lee Child adaptation.
Rotten tomato: 88%
Watch: Amazon prime
Budget: 60 million USD
Gross: 200 million USD