Spengler back in swing with comic-book lineup (Mania.com)

By:Rob M. Worley
Date: Friday, July 14, 2006
Source: www.hollywoodreporter.com

Pierre Spengler, one of the original producers of "Superman," is returning to comic-book adaptations with a 12-picture slate drawn from titles in the catalog of French graphic novel publisher Humanoides Associes.The first to go into production will be the live-action film "I Am Legion," adapted from the World War II political intrigue penned by Fabien Nury and illustrated by top U.S. graphic artist John Cassaday.Other titles in the initial film lineup include an adaptation of the "Meta-barons" series penned by Alexandro Jodorowsky; "The Horde," a future-set fantasy about a Russian dictator who models himself on Genghis Khan; Mexican wrestling story "Lucha Libre"; the vampire love story "Fragile"; and an animation adaptation of the series "The Zombie That Ate the World."More...



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