C Comics' Deadman is heading to TV, with the CW network grooming the supernatural superhero as a potential replacement for the just-ended Smallville. Arnold Drake and Carmine Infanto created the comics series in 1967. It's centred on Boston Brand, a former trapeze artist murdered mid-act who, as a ghost, is given the power to possess people for crime-fighting purposes by a made-up Hindu goddess called Rama Kushna."Supernatural" producer Eric Kripke is overseeing the project.
CW planning Deadman TV series
Such a cool concept and character. Hard to believe nobody's been able to develop a Deadman movie or series up until now: