FX Developing Y: THE LAST MAN Series

Written by Andrew Pollard Thursday, 15 October 2015

TV News

A live-action adaptation of Y: The Last Man has been a long-time coming, and now it finally looks to be on the way.

The Hollywood Reporter has word that FX is moving forward with a TV adaptation of Brian K. Vaughn and Pia Guerra’s hugely popular comic series. Vaughn himself is to help with the series, and the search is now underway for other writers and a director.

In the past, many a person has tried to get a big screen movie of Y: The Last Man made, but development hell has been the result for all of these efforts.

Premise-wise, the comic book series follows Yorick Brown, the only living creature with a Y chromosome to survive a huge catastrophe. Along with his ever-cool monkey Ampersand, Yorick begins to work with a government operative, 355, in order to work out what’s gone on and why he’s managed to survive. The series itself came to an end in 2008 after a 60-issue run that began in 2002.

As ever, expect more on this as it develops.

SHARE YOUR COMMENTS BELOW OR ON TWITTER @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local STARBURST stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. For our digital edition (available to read on your iOS, Android, Amazon, Windows 8, Samsung and/or Huawei device - all for just £1.99), visit MAGZTER DIGITAL NEWSSTAND.

 

CLICK TO BUY!

MORE FROM AROUND THE WEB:



Suggested Articles:
As part of our partnership with CBS Action, we’re going to bring you our pick of the great cult sh
In some rather awesome news, it’s been confirmed that Tom Welling is joining FOX’s Lucifer for i
With excitement currently high for The CW’s next new superhero show, Black Lightning, that series
Over the past few years, Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken has dedicated specials to Star Wars and also t
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

Sign up today!
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner