Details on Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment’s membership site are finally being revealed with the name DC Universe. We discuss this plus the announcement of a new series for the service, Swamp Thing!
DC Universe announced as title of WB/DC Entertainment streaming service
- Official logos for DC Universe, TItans, Swamp Thing, Young Justice: Outsiders, and Harley Quinn revealed (“Only on DC Universe”)
- “The ultimate DC membership is coming. DC Universe is a first-of-its kind, immersive digital experience designed just for DC fans. One of the many incredible things your
- membership will include is unlimited access to the following exclusive original series.”
Metropolis is being “redeveloped”; may not debut directly after Titans – Deadline
DC Universe has a Swamp Thing live-action series now in development
- James Wan and Michael Clear (Atomic Monster)will be an executive producer
- Pilot to be written by executive producers Mark Verheiden (Ash vs. Evil Dead, Smallville, Constantine, Daredevil) and Gary Dauberman (It, Annabelle films)
- The Hollywood Reporter – Swamp Thing has a “script-to-series order”
- Swamp Thing 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.”
- James Wan on Twitter – “Been developing this “vegetarian hero” for awhile now 🙂 With a great team. Happy to finally share. Expect — mood, mystery, gothic romance, and swamp monsters!”; added that it will be “more horror than anything”
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