A National Treasure TV series is heading to Disney+!

Deadline reports that a TV series based on the 2004 film has been green-lighted for a 10-episode order for Disney+.

Original producer Jerry Bruckheimer and writers Marianne and Cormac Wibberly will helm the project, which is a reimagining of the franchise. Mira Nair is set to direct the show.

According the the report, “the series explores the timely issues of identity, community, historical authorship and patriotism, told from the point of view of Jess Morales, a twenty-year-old DREAMer who, with her diverse group of friends, sets off on the adventure of a lifetime to uncover her mysterious family history and recover lost treasure.”

A third movie in the franchise is also in the works, with the original stars set to reprise their roles.

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