New Line Options DRAFTED Comic (Mania.com)

By:Jarrod Sarafin, News Editor
Date: Friday, October 26, 2007
Source: Hollywood Reporter

A new sci-fi/fantasy comic adaptation will be hitting the big screen courtesy of New Line. The studio has picked up the rights to DRAFTED, a comic published by Devil's Due, says the Hollywood Reporter. Benderspink is handling the production for this adaptation. The company are seeking writers for the project. Benderspink has a number of comic-based projects in development which include Ex-Machina for New Line, Pet Robots for Disney and Preacher for Hbo.

Plot Concept: Aliens come to Earth and warn mankind of an imminent invasion from another alien species. The first group of aliens draft humans into boot camps and train them to defend themselves against the invaders.