Coming to USA Network a new conspiracy thriller starring Ryan Phillippe, follows the courageous journey of Bob Lee Swagger, a highly-decorated ex-marine sniper who is coaxed back into action after he learns about a plot of kill the President. When Swagger's former commanding officer Isaac Johnson (Omar Epps, "House") solicits his expertise in a clandestine operation, Swagger re-emerges from exile only to discover that he is inextricably involved in a disastrous operation with ties to his past.
Based on the best-selling novel, "Point of Impact" by Stephen Hunter and the 2007 Paramount film starring Mark Wahlberg.
Shooter is a co-production with Paramount Television and Universal Cable Productions. Wahlberg sereves as executive producer of Closest to the Hole Productions, along with Stephen Levision of Leverage Entertainment and Lorenzo di Bonaventura. John Hlavin wrote the pilot and will also serve as executive producer. Simon Cellan Jones directs the pilot and Ryan Phillippe also serves as producer.
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You can catch the series premiere of Shooter on July 19th