DC Comics fans met a nice surprise today, with the official announcement of the company's DC Universe video streaming service. But it's the latest news – that the platform could contain a Swamp Thing live action series – which has the fans buzzing.
The project is supposed to be an order-to-series and will be the executive director produced by Aquaman director James Wan and showrun of It s Gary Dauberman and Daredevil s Mark Verheiden. The official description for the series is below.
"When the CDC researcher Abby Arcane returns to his childhood home at Houma, Louisiana, to investigate a fatal wood-borne virus, she develops a surprising band with scientist Alec Holland ̵
Given the amount of fan love for Swamp Thing – and the various attempts to make him live action in recent years – it's safe to say that people have a lot to say about the possibility of a new TV series. Here are some of our favorite responses.
It's honestly bitter sweet to #SwampThing s creators are not here to see the news. They would be very proud.
– 2k18 Handle (@EnergizerConvoy) May 2, 2018
Dear James Wan, Kindly and thanks to a canonically bisexual John Constantine in your new Swamp Thing TV program. #SwampThing
– J. Williams ? (@JenWilliams13) May 2, 2018