Monday, September 16, 2013

The "Unthinkable" Big Screen Adaptation

Fox has order a TV pilot adapting BOOM! Studios 5-issue comic book series "Unthinkable", created by Mark Sable and Julian Totino Tedesco, to be developed by Howard Gordon, a "Homeland" executive producer and former showrunner for "24:

"...'Unthinkable' is the story of the unlikely pairing of a by-the-book FBI agent and a washed up horror screenwriter 'Alan Ripley' who team up to stop a plot to attack the United States that the screenwriter and others concocted in a government sponsored think tank years earlier..."

"These are his ideas," said creator Mark Sable about the character Ripley, "and whether or not he intended them to be used that way, he feels morally responsible for what he’s unleashed."

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