A Project 13 television series is in development by the CW to focus on Traci 13 and her father Doctor Terrance Thirteen. We give a quick history of the characters and discuss what the TV show could be like on today’s podcast.
- Has appeared mostly in Teen Titans, Blue Beetle, The Spectre, since DC Rebirth has been appearing in Superwoman
- Also known as Traci Thirteen or Girl 13
- Created by writer Joe Kelly and artist Dwayne Turner
- First appeared in Superman #189 in February 2003
Who is Traci 13?
- Usually lives in Metropolis, sometimes in Suicide Slum
- Usually a teen
- Sometimes works with her father, Doctor Terrance Thirteen (created in 1951), who is a paranormal investigator who is skeptical of magic
- Relationships – has been involved with Jaime Reyes/Blue Beetle; in Rebirth – in a relationship with Natasha Irons (Steel)
- Species Homo Magi – humans who can use magic in the DC Universe; examples include Zatanna and her father Zatara
- Magical stuff – spells, teleportation, mystic energy and forces
- Cameo in Teen Titans: The Judas Contract – worked in soup kitchen, wearing the 13 shirt chatting with Jaime Reyes
- Will appear in Season 3 of Young Justice
- (Variety) Project 13 TV series in development on The CW; Elizabeth Banks executive producing, Daegan Fryklind (Bitten) writing
- “Titled “Project 13,” the one-hour drama would center on Traci, a twenty-something forensic scientist and believer in the paranormal who discovers her own hidden extra-sensory abilities when she joins her estranged, skeptic father to investigate mysterious cases of the paranormal and unexplained phenomena.”
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