Yes, that Rush Hour. CBS announced three pilot orders on Monday, one being a series remake of the popular blockbuster comedy. The hour-long action comedy will follow a similar plot as the popular 1998 film starring Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan. Centering around a stoic, by-the-book Hong Kong police officer assigned to a case in Los Angeles, where he’s forced to work with a cocky black LAPD officer who has no interest in a partner. The series will be written and produced by Bill Lawrence (Scrubs, Ground Floor, Cougar Town). The original film’s director, Brett Ratner (Rush Hour 1,2,3, Tower Heist), and producer, Arthur Sarkissian,( are also attached to produce. The writers intend to keep the new comedy close to the story line of the original film. Casting for the new series is under way now.