Live-Action Swamp Thing TV Series?

Warner Bros.‘ upcoming DC digital service will officially be titled DC Universe, and will be developing a live-action Swamp Thing TV series for the streaming service, attached as executive producer is James Wan for a 2019 debut.

Swamp Thing made his comic book debut back in 1971, the show will follow what happens when CDC researcher Abby Arcane returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, in order to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus. There, she develops a surprising bond with scientist Alec Holland — only to have him tragically taken from her. But as powerful forces descend on Houma, intent on exploiting the swamp’s mysterious properties for their own purposes, Abby will discover that the swamp holds mystical secrets, both horrifying and wondrous — and the potential love of her life may not be dead after all.