A-Team Bound for Theaters

Joe Carnahan tapped to direct
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 28, 2009 1:11 PM CST

(Newser) – The A-Team is coming back! Fox has tapped director Joe Carnahan, of Smokin’ Aces fame, to direct a big-budget update of the hugely popular '80s action show, Radar Online reports. Few plot details have emerged, except that it will keep the core story of veterans—now of Iraq, not Vietnam—who become mercenaries after being imprisoned “for a crime they didn’t commit.” No word on who will play the Mr T.