Legendary Pictures has signed Tim Miller of Blur Studio to direct Gravel, an adaptation of the Avatar Press horror comic created by Warren Ellis and Mike Wolfer.
Garth Ennis’ short film Stitched had its world premiere at Comic-Con International in San Diego, where the cast and crew gathered to discuss the comics writer’s directorial debut, the future of the planned horror franchise, and the status of the adaptations of Preacher and The Boys.
Garth Ennis and the cast and crew of Stitched discuss the comic writer’s directorial debut, a short horror film about three U.S. soldiers who survive a helicopter crash in the Afghanistan desert only to face an ancient supernatural power.
The 17-minute film, written and directed Preacher co-creator Garth Ennis, will have its premiere at Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 22.
At Comic-Con International, World War Z author Max Brooks confirmed that Brad Pitt is officially attached to star in the adaptation of his post-apocalyptic horror novel. What’s more, Paramount has acquired the rights to two more of his zombie books.
Taking a page from the Kick-Ass playbook, Ken F. Levin has mustered Kevin Spacey’s Trigger Street Productions, Michael De Luca and Jason Netter to help independently finance and produce an adaptation of Garth Ennis’ horror comic Crossed.