LOS ANGELES (EON) – Deadpool mania is still going strong.
FXX just ordered an animated series for adults to hero Mercenary Disert! The ten episodes forming this season 1 will be air in 2018.
In charge of this project, a certain … Donald Glover! The Star of Atlanta , soon to appear at Spider-Man: Homecoming and Han Solo: A Star Wars Story , will officiate as screenwriter, executive producer and showrunner.
He will be supported by his brother Stephen Glover. The series will also be produced by Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory for Marvel Televison. Legion , The Gifted and now Deadpool ? The mutant world fits the form!
“Deadpool, Donald and FX — the perfect fit for the Merc with the Mouth!,” said Marvel TV chief Jeph Loeb. “We’re thrilled that our relationship with FX that started with Legion continues with what is sure to be a groundbreaking show in adult animation.”