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Fox developing series on Boston marathon bombings

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Fox is reportedly developing an event series about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Rod Lurie is to write and direct the untitled project, based on the best-selling book Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery and the Epic Hunt for Justice, by Boston Globe reporters Scott Helman and Jenna Russell.

The book reportedly focuses on the real-life stories of five people whose lives are changed by the terror attack.

Basil Iwanyk will produce through his Thunder Road production company, according to deadline.com.

Should the project move forward, this would be the latest event series that is reportedly in production at Fox including an event series about Jesus' formative years.

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