A new production company formed by film director/producer Sridhar Reddy and Z2 Comics publisher Josh Frankel has announced plans to adapt comics by Ian McGinty and Paul Pope for the screen. Called Modern Prometheus, the company's plan is to bring the upcoming Welcome to Showside by McGinty to television as an animated series, with a film version of Pope's The One Trick Rip-Off to follow.
The One Trick Rip-Off
On sale next week from Image Comics is The One Trick Rip-Off/Deep Cuts, a 288 page hardcover from Eisner Award-winning writer/artist Paul Pope (Batman: Year 100, Heavy Liquid, 100%). Originally published 18 years ago in the pages of Dark Horse Presents, The One Trick Rip-Off tells the story of Tubby and Vim, a young couple look