After “The Terminator”, “Army of the Dead” and more, popular streaming giant Netflix is now developing an animated series based on the 2010 hit romantic action film “Scott Pilgrim”. Variety has confirmed that the show will be produced by UCP. Bryan Lee O’Malley, who created the “Scott Pilgrim” graphic novel series, would write and produce the animated version with BenDavid Grabinski. The pair would also serve as co-showrunners.
Graphic novels have followed the story of the titular Scott, who meets a girl named Ramona and instantly falls in love with her. But when he meets one of his exes in a group pageant, he realizes he has to face his seven exes to woo her. Six volumes of the novel have been published, the most recent being released in 2010. The film version titled “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World” was released in 2010 with Michael Cera as Scott and Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Ramona. The cult film also starred Jason Schwartzman, Kieran Culkin, Chris Evans, Anna Kendrick, Allison Pill, and Brandon Routh, among others.
According to Variety, Science SARU Production Company would provide the animation for the upcoming animated series. Eunyoung Choi of Science SARU will produce with Abel Gongora on board to direct. (ANI)
(This story was not edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)