MOVIES: Ed Brubaker adapting Coward for big screen


Ed Brubaker hinted around on Twitter for two days about this announcement, but it looks like Variety got the exclusive announcement that the scribe is turning his graphic novel, Coward, into a motion picture.

Coward is fhte first arc in the Brubaker, Sean Philips Criminal series printed by Marvel, and the story won an Eister award in 2007.

The first in a series of six interconnected stories, “Coward” centers on Leo, a master heist planner who lives in a world of hustlers, crooked cops, pickpockets and lowlifes.

According to the report, Twilight: Eclipse’s David Slade has been hired to direct.

via Variety