Saturday, October 22, 2011

Universal Honors "War Heroes"

Universal Pictures have confirmed their interest in picking up film rights to the Image graphic novel series "War Heroes", created by Mark Millar ("Kick-Ass") and Tony Harris.

Joshua Oppenheimer and Thomas Dean Donnelly, who are currently writing a screenplay for Marvel Studios' "Doctor Strange" are in negotiations to adapt a "War Heroes" script.

Millar and Harris will executive produce, for producers Michael De Luca, Chris Morgan and Dana Brunetti.

Premise of "War Heroes", focuses on a US military program that gives ordinary soldiers 'super-soldier' powers. When a rogue group breaks off to form a criminal enterprise, one hero rises from their ranks.

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