Music Video director, Phil Joanou (U2's 'One,' the upcoming Gridiron Gang), has signed on to direct Sharky's Machine.

The film is a remake of Warner Brothers 1981 film, Sharky's Machine, starring Burt Reynolds. According to The Hollywood Reporter, it's about vice cop, Sgt. Tom Sharky, who puts toghether a team to hunt down a groupl of brutal bad guys.

The original movie was based on the novel by William Diehl; no one has been attached for the Sharky's Machine updated version.