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Kathryn Bigelow creating series about U.S.-based jihadi recruiters

Director Kathryn Bigelow presents director Rithy Panh, whose Cambodian film "The Missing Picture" is nominated in the Foreign Language Film category, with a nomination certificate at the 86th Academy Awards Foreign Language Nominee Reception at Ray's and Stark Bar on the LACMA Campus in Los Angeles, February 28, 2014. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR3FUMG

Director Kathryn Bigelow presents director Rithy Panh, whose Cambodian film "The Missing Picture" is nominated in the Foreign Language Film category, with a nomination certificate at the 86th Academy Awards Foreign Language Nominee Reception at Ray's and Stark Bar on the LACMA Campus in Los Angeles, February 28, 2014. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR3FUMG

“Zero Dark Thirty” director Kathryn Bigelow is developing a dramatic series about jihadi recruiters set in Minnesota, The Wrap reports.

The series, called “The Recruiters,” will delve into how jihadists are radicalized in the U.S.

Bigelow also directed and produced “The Hurt Locker,” for which she won two Oscars on 2010.

K’naan Warsame will write and produce "The Recruiters" for HBO.

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