DC streaming service reveals its name and show logos ; Swamp Thing live action series confirmed4 min read
Warner Bros. has officially announced the name of its new DC streaming service and its named ‘DC Universe’. Along with that comes our first looks at the logos for three of the first shows that’ll be featured: the live action Titans show, new Young Justice: Outsiders cartoon, and the R-rated Harley Quinn animated series.
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— DC Universe (@TheDCUniverse) May 2, 2018
You can check out the logos of the shows below featuring Titans, Young Justice and Harley Quinn respectively.
Additionally a Swamp Thing series is also being developed as an one-hour show exclusively for the service, and has Mark Verheiden (Battlestar Galactica) and Gary Dauberman (IT) on board to write the pilot. They’ll also executive produce alongside Michael Clear and Aquaman director James Wan.
— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) May 2, 2018
Here is the official logo which is followed by the the synopsis.
“When CDC researcher Abby Arcane returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, in order to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus, 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.”
Swamp Thing is expected to premiere in 2019. Check out more official details from Warner Bros. below.(via Batman News)
1. Platform: Only on DC Universe
2. Auspices: Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros. Television
3. Order: Script-to-series order
4. Format: One-hour drama
5. Executive Producers: James Wan (Atomic Monster), Mark Verheiden, Gary Dauberman, Michael Clear (Atomic Monster)
Co-Producer: Rob Hackett (Atomic Monster)
Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman
6. Based on characters from DC created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson.
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