Back in 2005, Warren Ellis' comic book series Global Frequency was adapted as a television pilot, but wasn't picked up for a full series. Now the tale of crowdsourced covert intelligence is getting a second shot at the small screen, with the creator of Farscape and Defiance behind the wheel.

Deadline is reporting that Global Frequency has landed a pilot production commitment at Fox, with Farscape and Defiance creator Rockne S. O'Bannon writing and co-executive producing with Ellis, Jonathan Littman, and Jerry Bruckheimer. According to Deadline, "The show will chronicle the workings of The Global Frequency, a privately funded crime-fighting operation that uses worldwide crowd-sourcing to solve crimes the police cannot." The question is, will it explore what the strange doings of the world's governments, or will it be more of a typical crimefighting show?

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Well, color us interested. The 2005 pilot, which produced by Mark Burnett and starred Michelle Forbes as Miranda Zero, was great and we still think that Global Frequency would make a fantastic TV show. Here's hoping we get something good.

Global Frequency' Drama Produced By Jerry Bruckheimer Set At Fox With Big Commitment [Deadline]