Gale Anne Hurd to Develop Jeffrey Archer's “The Eleventh Commandment” For TV

Best-seller centers on the search for a CIA assassin

Gale Anne Hurd and New Franchise Media will develop Jeffrey Archer's "The Eleventh Commandment," into a television series.

"The Eleventh Commandment" centers on a CIA assassin who has to track down the people responsible for killing a Russian presidential candidate.

Hurd oversees Valhalla Entertainment, for which she serves as executive producer on AMC's  "The Walking Dead."

In the past, she has overseen hit films such as "Terminator 2: Judgement Day" and "Aliens."  

New Franchise is a Toronto-based intellectual property rights company.