Finally combining all the genres you watch most into one convenient series, Starz and Owen Wilson are making a show about federal agents, mobsters, and '80s pornography.
The cable network and half of the top billing of The Internship are reportedly teaming with multi-Law & Order-spanning writer Rene Balcer for WonderWorld, a period drama centered around a big '80s sting by the FBI. The G-men's target? Mob pornographers.
Apparently Reagan-era organized crime had their fingers and more in the porn industry, controlling production and explaining why buying a VHS tape from a porn shop used to be like forty bucks. The show would focus on two "straight-arrow" FBI agents undercover to infiltrate the operation and bring down these dirty, dirty movie-makers. It will also give Starz the excuse to put even more period nudity on television. And that's the main point of premium cable now, right?