Devastating Information as FX Pulls the Plug on “Y: The Final Man” Adaptation
It’s so extremely onerous to get a tv sequence made, even when you’ve a longtime model and story. Take a look at how lengthy it took for “Preacher” to discover a residence. Now, the difference of “Y: The Final Man” has entered growth hell.
It was confirmed simply now that FX has pulled the plug on the hotly anticipated adaptation of the acclaimed post-apocalyptic science fiction DC comedian e book sequence “Y: The Final Man”, merely titled “Y”. No motive was given, though the filmmakers launched the next assertion. Bleeding Cool first broke the information.
Some information about Y… https://t.co/gtuf8fHL38
— Michael Inexperienced (@andmichaelgreen) April 15, 2019
A pilot had been shot (picture above) and FX had ordered to sequence this previous February. It was to star Diane Lane (Untrue, Beneath the Tuscan Solar), Amber Tamblyn (“Two and a Half Males”), Barry Keoghan (The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Dunkirk), Imogen Poots (Inexperienced Room, Frank & Lola), Lashana Lynch (Captain Marvel, Bulletproof), Juliana Canfield (Succession) and Marin Eire (Sneaky Pete, Hell or Excessive Water).
Based mostly on the DC Comics sequence by Brian Okay. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, “Y” traverses a post-apocalyptic world by which a cataclysmic occasion has decimated each male mammal save for one lone human. The brand new world order of girls will discover gender, race, class and survival.
Michael Inexperienced (American Gods, Blade Runner 2049, Logan) and Aïda Mashaka Croal (Luke Cage, Flip) served as Showrunners and Govt Producers. Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson of Coloration Pressure (American Crime Story, Pose, The Starvation Video games) and Brian Okay. Vaughan have been Govt Producers and developed the sequence. Melina Matsoukas (Insecure, Grasp of None, Beyonce: Formation) directed the pilot episode and likewise served as Govt Producer.
“Y: The Final Man” is an unimaginable 60-issue science fiction comedian e book sequence revealed starting in 2002. It acquired three Eisner Awards, and acquired the primary Hugo Award for Finest Graphic Story for Y: The Final Man, Quantity 10.