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The Champions: McQuarrie and Del Toro to write the adaptation
Screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie ("Valkyrie") has signed on to write and produce a pair The Champions, with Guillermo del Toro.

McQuarrie has also boarded "The Champions" with fellow writer-producer Guillermo del Toro. Based on the 1968-69 British TV series, "The Champions" follows the adventures of a team of secret government agents who are rescued from a Himalayan plane crash by an advanced civilization and given superhuman abilities.
    Sun November 16, 2008 | Source: Variety