'24' movie to begin shooting this spring

Actor Kiefer Sutherland arrives at Fox's Actor Kiefer Sutherland arrives at Fox's "24" Series Finale party held at Boulevard 3 in Hollywood, Calif. (April 30, 2010) Photo Credit: Getty Images

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PASADENA, Calif. - Fans of Jack Bauer have something to look forward to. A movie based on the old Fox series "24" is scheduled to begin shooting this spring.

Actor Kiefer Sutherland said Sunday that he expects to go to work on the movie in late April or May. Sutherland played Bauer, the centerpiece on the pulse-quickening adventure series that ended its television run in 2010.

Even with the movie ahead of him, Sutherland is already working on a new Fox series. "Touch" features him as the father of a super-intelligent son. Fox will offer a sneak preview of the show Jan. 25 before it joins the network schedule in March.

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