Mike Vieten,creator of Zen Comics Publishing's S.M.A.S.Heroestold Comics2Film that that comic may be getting the Hollywoodtreatment. For those who missed it, S.M.A.S.Heroeswas a three issues mini-series featuring four mortally-wounded militaryoperatives who are given super-powers and a new lease on life by alientechnology.
Vieten told C2Fthat a well-connected Hollywood producer has taken an interest in the propertyand is currently scouting out animated TV/movie deals. Things are still inthe early stages, so Vieten didn't want to name names, but he did say theproducer already has "some big stuff out there." With theproducer working to reach out to animation studios with the project, Vietensaid, "After a lot of time and effort, looks like S.M.A.S.Heroesis ready to break out - just like McGwire's 62nd."