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Former 'Bill and Ted' Star Sells Project to AMC Deadline

Former "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure" star Alex Winter has sold a show about Midwestern militia to AMC, reports Deadline.com.

Called "Rights of Bill," the drama focuses on a sheriff who creates his own militia in Wisconsin, becoming an outlaw while at the same time acting as a lawman, the piece notes.

Winter will write the script with his writing partner Steven Pearl. On the acting side, Winter recently finished filming "Grand Piano" with John Cusack and Elijah Wood.