Steven Spielberg to Produce Live-Action ‘Halo’ Series

"Halo" series will premiere on new Xbox One console

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Steven Spielberg is taking on the "Halo" videogame franchise.

The "Indiana Jones" director will executive-produce a live-action series based on the "Halo" series for the new console Xbox One, Xbox said Tuesday.

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The series was announced as the company revealed the new console on Tuesday.

The live-action "Halo," which will include exclusive interactive Xbox One content, is being created in partnership with 343 Industries and Xbox Entertainment Studios.