Alcon Picks Up Cryptozoo Crew


The Hollywood Reporter says that Alcon Entertainment has picked up the rights to “Cryptozoo Crew,” a graphic novel by Jerry Carr and Allan Gross, hiring screenwriter Joe Gazzam to adapt it into a big screen feature.

Alcon’s Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson will produce with Lloyd Phillips and Circle of Confusion’s production arm.

“Cryptozoo” follows a member of a secret organization charged with protecting the identity of strange and rare animals classified as Cryptids who teams with a beautiful doctor in a quest to protect a one-of-a-kind species from falling into the wrong hands.