Thief of Thieves Comic Book Optioned

April 11, 2012 Hollywood Reporter is reporting that AMC is working on an Thief of Thieves television series, helmed by creator Robert Kirkman and David Alpert, who previously worked on the first season of The Walking Dead.  Chic Eglee, who previously worked on the Showtime drama Dexter, will be the showrunner.

Thief of Thieves is an Image series focusing on Conrad Paulson, who is attempting to give up a life of crime.  So far, two issues of the series have been released.  The series is unique for the “writer’s room” writing style it employs, led by series co-writer Nick Spencer.

Courtesy of:

Posted in Blog, Comics Optioned