Fox developing ‘League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’ series

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

(From Collider) The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is getting another adaptation.

Fox announced that it has made a put pilot commitment for a drama series iteration of Alan Moore’s graphic novel series.

“Put pilot” means that the network pays a penalty if the pilot for League never airs, so it’s nearly guaranteed that this thing will make it to airwaves.

The new TV show is officially described thusly:

A drama series based on Alan Moore’s critically and commercially successful graphic novel series about a group of Victorian-age literary characters, including Captain Nemo, the Invisible Man, and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, who team up to fight a common enemy.

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