MGM+ and Prime Video have inked a brand new deal to supply a brand new suite of tv reveals based mostly on Sony’s Spider-Man Universe. The primary collection, Silk: Spider Society, comes from showrunner Angela Kang and facilities on the superhero Silk.
Silk is the alias of Cindy Moon, a Korean American girl who was bit by the identical spider that bit Peter Parker. The character was created by Dan Slott and Humberto Ramo and first appeared in a 2014 Marvel comedian. Silk: Spider Society serves as a little bit of the superhero’s origin story, following Moon as she escapes imprisonment and searches for her lacking household earlier than she formally turns into Silk.
Kang, who at present serves as showrunner of The Strolling Useless, signed a multi-year deal to create tv for Amazon Studios. On Silk: Spider Society, she’ll be joined by government producers Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, and Amy Pascal, who helped open the door for the rise of Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters with their work on 2018’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
Different Kang works to stay up for in her new Amazon deal embrace a collection adaptation of the fantasy novel Black Solar, in addition to an adaptation of Drew Magar’s e book The Postmortal. Creator Rebecca Roanhors has even signed on to write down the pilot for the previous venture.