Starz is developing a new action-drama series, the working title is Black Samurai, with Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Wu Films. The series is based on the Black Samurai novels written by Marc Olden and features Common as the lead actor, who is also an executive producer for the series. The series follows an American Army Ranger named Robert Sand, who meets a Japanese master trainer. The executive producers for the series include Jerry Bruckheimer and Jonathan Littman for Jerry Bruckheimer Television, and Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA and Mitchel Diggs for Wu Films.