Mark Millar Becomes Fox's Marvel Consultant

By Garth Franklin Thursday September 27th 2012 11:03PM

"Wanted" and "Kick Ass" creator Mark Millar is set to serve as creative consultant for 20th Century Fox's various adaptations of Marvel Comics properties.

According to a press release, Millar wrote several celebrated Marvel books and will work with Fox on developing new avenues for its "X-Men" and "Fantastic Four" franchises.

Upcoming films on Fox's slate include James Mangold's "The Wolverine", Matthew Vaughn's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and Josh Trank's "Fantastic Four" reboot.