New Line Planning A “Highwaymen” Film?

A new report indicates DC Films is currently seeking writers to work on a movie version of the 2007 limited series “The Highwaymen” being set up at New Line reports That Hashtag Show.

The 2007 limited comic book series followed a pair of elite deliverymen with a special knack for handling hazardous cargo, who are now both over the hill and separated by bad blood. The retired pair are then reluctantly called back into action.

In the wake of the report, creators Adam Freeman and Marc Bernardin both took to Twitter to express delight at the news.