BREAKING FILM NEWS

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

"Underworld" Director Doing DC's "Swamp Thing"



DC Comics' "Swamp Thing", created by writer Len Wein and illustrator Bernie Wrightson, is being developed into a live-action one hour show, after receiving a 'script-to-series' order for exclusive streaming on "DC Universe", with the first episode to be directed by Len Wiseman ("Underworld") in Wilmington, North Carolina:


"...when 'CDC' researcher 'Abby Arcane' returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus...


"...she develops a bond with scientist 'Alec Holland'...


"...only to have him tragically taken from her. 


"But as powerful forces descend on Houma, intent on exploiting the swamp’s mysterious properties for their own purposes...


"...Abby will discover that the swamp holds mystical secrets, both horrifying and wondrous—and the potential love of her life may not be dead after all..."