Legendary Television inks two-year deal with Milkfed Criminal Masterminds
Legendary Television has inked a two-year deal with Kelly Sue DeConnick and Matt Fraction’s Milkfed Criminal Masterminds, according to Deadline. The deal will allow the network to adapt several of the comic writing duo’s stories and produce original projects for television and other platforms based on their work.
President of Legendary Television Studios, Nick Pepper, was ecstatic about the new deal, and said it was an “honor to partner with the Milkfed Criminal Masterminds to bring their work to a wider global audience.”
Fraction and DeConnick have written a number of iconic comics. Fraction, specifically, co-created Sex Criminals, ODY-C, Casanova, Satellite Sam, and created stories for The Invincible Iron Man, Hawkeye, The Immortal Iron Fist, Uncanny X-Men. DeConnick co-created Bitch Planet and the award-winning Pretty Deadly, as well as a rebrand of Captain Marvel, which is the inspiration for Marvel’s upcoming Captain Marvel film.
“We are thrilled to have a new home for Milkfed with our friends at Legendary who have assured us we can crash on their couches for as long as we want, which is really cool,” said DeConnick and Fraction.