Paramount Acquires DC’s “The Mighty”

Paramount Pictures and Disruption Entertainment have acquired the film rights to DC Comics graphic novel “The Mighty” reports Deadline.

The story follows Gabriel Cole, a cop who’s life was saved by the world’s most powerful super-being as a child. He soon uncovers the beloved hero’s dark plan that will put them on a collision course.

Mary Parent, Cale Boyter and JC Spink will produce. The project is one of the few DC titles that doesn’t fall under a deal with Warner Bros. Pictures are the rights were controlled by creators Keith Champagne and Peter Tomasi.