Len Wiseman to direct modern-day Sleepy Hollow TV pilot

Underworld director Len Wiseman signs on for Sleepy Hollow TV show for Fox

Christopher Walken as The Headless Horseman in Tim Burton’s Sleepy Hollow, with head

Star Trek and Transformers writers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman have a director for their modern-day Sleepy Hollow TV show pilot: Underworld helmer Len Wiseman.

Fox have stumped up the money for the pilot, which Deadline describes as “a modern–day supernatural thriller based on The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow, it follows Ichabod Crane as he partners with Sleepy Hollow’s local female sheriff to solve the mysteries of a town ravaged by the battle between good and evil.”

You can buy Tim Burton’s Sleepy Hollow on DVD for £4.90 on Amazon.co.uk.