Russo Brothers Sign Up For Deadly Class With Rick Remender

deadly-class-01Joe and Anthony Russo, the men behind the last two Captain America film, will be producing an adaptation of the comic Deadly Class. According to Deadline, the comic series creator Rick Remender (with artist Wes Craig) will be writing the TV series with Miles Field.

Deadly Class TV series is an unlikely coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of late 80's counter culture which follows a disillusioned teen recruited into a storied high school for assassins. Maintaining his moral code while navigating a ruthless curriculum, vicious social cliques, and his own adolescent uncertainties may prove fatal.

The series is with Sony Pictures TV and is expected to be shopped to cable networks and streaming services.

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.