Writer Scott Snyder and illustrator Jeff Lemire’s A.D.: AFTER DEATH, a three-part epic series published by Image Comics, has been acquired by Sony in a significant deal in a multi-party bidding war, to be developed into a feature film. Snyder and Lemire will serve as Executive Producers on the project.
A.D.: AFTER DEATH is WHAT IF WE FOUND A CURE FOR DEATH? Set in a future where a genetic cure for death has been found. Years after the discovery, one man starts to question everything, leading him on a mind-bending journey that will bring him face-to-face with his past and his own mortality.
As for the film Josh Bratman of Immersive Pictures will work alongside Eric Fineman at Columbia to produce the film. Bratman is also developing Lemire and Dustin Nguyen’s comic series DESCENDER into a feature film franchise.
A.D. is the first project Snyder and Lemire, longtime friends and both acclaimed and bestselling comic creators in their own right, have worked on together. This is the first project Lemire has illustrated that he has not also written. Book 1 was published November 2016 and can be ordered HERE, with Book 2 available December 21, 2016 and can be pre-ordered HERE and Book 3 available January 25, 2017 and can be pre-ordered HERE. If you choose to use our link please note that a little bit comes back our way so we may continue to deliver great content.
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