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Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Working on Crime Drama for TNT Deadline

Jamie Foxx is working on a crime drama for TNT, reports Deadline.com. The project, based on an idea from Foxx, is called "Hit."

The show is co-written by Foxx and former "Numb3rs" co-executive producer Robert Port.

The project tracks two former high school football teammates and friends, who later work for the Miami Police Department's High Impact Team (HIT).

Foxx won an Oscar for his portrayal of Ray Charles in "Ray," while Port won an Oscar for the documentary "Twin Towers."