Wes Craven And Steve Niles Team For Television Series

Legendary directing Wes Craven is teaming up with 30 Days of Night co-creator Steve Niles to adapt The Disciples for television. The sci-fi horror in space from Niles and artist Christopher Mitten isn't schedule to hit comic shelves until May from Black Mask. but Universal Cable Productions is already in the process of picking up the rights to the title.

Craven hasn't done a lot of television work, he co-created the 90's anthology series Nightmare Cafe and is involved with MTV's upcoming Scream series which is set to air this fall. At this point he is just set to executive produce along with Niles, Black Mask co-founders Matt Pizzolo and Brett Gurewitz and Sara Bottfeld of Industry Entertainment.

[Source: THR]

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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.

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