Turner & Hooch: Josh Peck to Headline TELEVISION Series Adaptation at Disney+

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Josh Peck’s profession has actually officially mosted likely to the pets: The Drake & & Josh veterinarian has actually signed on to star in a TV adaptation of Turner & & Hooch, which has snagged a 12-episode straight-to-series order at Disney+.

Adhering to in the steps of Tom Hanks, who headlined the 1989 friend comedy regarding a compulsively neat police officer as well as his four-legged partner, Peck will certainly play Scott Turner, a buttoned-up and ambitious investigative (or in this situation an US Marshall) who realizes that the unmanageable pet he just acquired may be the companion he needs. The movie version, which likewise starred Mare Winningham as well as Craig T. Nelson, went on to gross almost $80 million stateside.

Matt Nix (The Gifted, Burn Notice) is creating and director producing the small-screen Turner & & Hooch, with Bones‘ Josh Levy aboard as a co-EP.

Peck’s post Drake & & Josh job consists of the brief Fox sitcom Grandfathered (in which he starred contrary John Stamos) along with CBS’ The Big Bang Theory, NBC/Hulu’s The Mindy Project, Fox’s Pitch and Netflix’s Fuller House.