Southern Bastards Picked Up For FX TV Series

southernbastards_1_optThe comic Southern Bastards by Jason Aaron and Jason Latour, much loved around these parts and published by Image Comics is to be developed as a TV series for US channel FX.

Deadline reports that it, amongst other projects, has been picked up by Scott Rudin Productions, who have just opened offices on the Fox lot.

Aaron and Latour will be executive productions and they will write the adaptation together. The Southern Bastards deal was negotiated by Harris Miller III and Angela Cheng-Caplan.

Southern Bastards #1 recently sold on eBay for $8 while the Heroes Con variant sold for $50. Look for those values to rise sharply…

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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