Arcel Set To Direct “Deadman” Film

Nikolaj Arcel is set to direct the comic adaptation “Deadman” for Warner Bros. Pictures says Variety, confirming a scoop first reported by Bloody-Disgusting.

Deadman is the ghost of a murdered circus acrobat who has the power to possess the living in order to seek out his killer as well as to help the innocent.

Arnold Drake created the comic back in 1967. Guillermo del Toro, Don Murphy and Susan Montford are set to produce.