Southern Bastards Comic Book Optioned

June 18, 2015

Jason Aaron and Jason LaToyr’sĀ Southern Bastards has been optioned and will be developed as a one-hour drama at FX, reports Deadline.

The series, which debuted last year at Image Comics, centers on the power struggle between the son of a former sheriff in a small town in the southern United States and a criminal mastermind who is also the coach of a successful high school football team.

The ninth issue of the series came out this week.

Aaron and LaTour will adapt the pilot and serve as executive producers on the series.

 

Courtesy of: http://comicbook.com/2015/06/19/southern-bastards-optioned-by-fx

 

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