Universal Television totes wants to be BFF's with Oni Press!
Source: Universal Television Signs Deal With Comic Publishers Oni Press & Closed On Mondays
The fine folks at Deadline are reporting that Universal Television is getting into bed with Oni Press and Closed on Mondays. Sayeth Deadline:
It's a multiyear agreement between the indie comic and graphic novel publishers and Universal TV. "Oni and Closed on Mondays Entertainment's underlying material is distinct, high-concept and entertaining. Their content, which can travel to any network in conjunction with their producing experience, makes them a unique pod for Universal TV," said Universal TV's Bela Bajaria.
The article also notes that the two companies first teamed up on Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, and mentions The Damned, Ghost Projekt, and Amy Devlin's Mysteries as books that are already in development for television programming.
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