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Ice Cream Man: Image Comic Book Lands Series Adapt at Quibi

"Ice Cream Man": Image Comic Book Lands Series Adapt at Quibi

In my defense, Universal Content Productions (UCP) first made the announcement back in October 2018 - and now it looks like it's found a home at short-form streaming platform Quibi.[caption id="attachment_1169824" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Quibi[/caption]Originally published by Image Comics in January 2018, Prince's horror anthology series features our omnipresent narrator, the Ice Cream Man, as he[...]

Punky Brewster: Soleil Moon Frye UCP Unleashing Punky Power Sequel Series

'Punky Brewster': Soleil Moon Frye, UCP Unleashing "Punky Power!" Sequel Series

Yup, that's right: Universal Content Productions (UCP) is serving up a another round of "Punky Power!" with a sequel series that has original star Soleil Moon Frye reprising her iconic pop culture role.Written by executive producers Steve Armogida and Jim Armogida (School of Rock, Grounded For Life), the sequel series finds Punky (Frye) now a[...]

Grant Morrison Adapting The Invisibles to Series Under New UCP Deal

Grant Morrison Adapting The Invisibles to Series Under New UCP Deal

Comic book and television writer Grant Morrison (Arkham Asylum) is branching out across the television landscape, signing an overall deal with Universal Cable Productions (UCP), the studio behind two other Morrison projects: SYFY's Happy! and Brave New World Under the terms of his new deal, Morrison will develop and produce original content for both linear and[...]

UCP Options Warren Elliss Injection for Television

UCP Options Warren Ellis's Injection for Television

This is is Ellis's latest collaboration with UCP following El Pantera, which the studio had in development Ellis is also the creator or co-creator on Transmetropolitian, Planetary, Gun Machine, and Crooked Little Vein He previously worked with Shalvey and Bellaire on a celebrated Moon Knight run for Marvel.The studio has quite a few other script series[...]


UCP Inks Deal With Warren Ellis &#038 Gale Ann Hurd Also Adds Night Mary And Five Ghosts

UCP Inks Deal With Warren Ellis & Gale Ann Hurd Also Adds Night Mary And Five Ghosts

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Universal Cable Productions is expanding it's genre portfolio by inking three new deals.First up, writer Warren Ellis (Red) is going to develop his first TV series with producer Gale Anne Hurd (The Walking Dead) under her studio-based Valhalla Entertainment banner."I've been strongly drawn to television over the last few years, and[...]