Comic “Dreadstar” To Become A TV Series

Benderspink and Universal Cable Productions are teaming to produce a scripted TV series adaptation of the 1982 comic “Dreadstar”. A network is not yet attached.

The original comic follows the sole survivor of the entire Milky Way galaxy who teams up with a crew, which includes a cyborg sorcerer, to stop two evil empires – The Church of The Instrumentality, and The Monarchy.

Sixty-four issues were produced with creator Jim Starlin penning the first forty-one. He will also pen the script for and executive produce the series alongside Ford Gilmore (“Catacombs”). Starlin is the co-creator of numerous Marvel characters including “Guardians of the Galaxy” trio Thanos, Drax the Destroyer and Gamora.

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