Y: The Final Man forged introduced, Barry Keoghan to star
Again in April FX Networks ordered a pilot based mostly on the acclaimed post-apocalyptic science fiction comedian e-book sequence Y: The Final Man, and now The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Barry Koeoghan (Dunkirk, The Killing of a Sacred Deer) will star because the titular Yorick Brown, a job earmarked for Shia LaBeouf a decade in the past. The forged may even embody Diane Lane (Man of Metal, Underneath the Tuscan Solar) as Senator Jennifer Brown (Yorick’s mom), Imogen Poots (Inexperienced Room) as Hero Brown (Yorick’s sister), Lashana Lynch (Captain Marvel) as Agent 355, Juliana Canfield (Succession) as Beth (Yorick’s love curiosity) and Marin Eire (Sneaky Pete) as Nora. FX has additionally confirmed that as an alternative of utilizing the total title from the comedian, the tv sequence will merely be titled Y.
Melina Matsoukas (Insecure, Grasp of None, Beyonce: Formation) will direct the pilot, which can be produced by FX Productions. Michael Inexperienced (American Gods, Blade Runner 2049, Logan) and Aida Mashaka Croal (Luke Cage, Flip) will function co-showrunners and can govt produce together with Matsoukas, Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson of Colour Power (American Crime Story, Pose, The Starvation Video games) and Brian Ok. Vaughan (Y: The Final Man, Marvel’s Runaways, Saga), who’ve been working collectively to develop the sequence.
All the males are lifeless. However one. Primarily based on the DC comedian e-book sequence by Brian Ok. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, Y: The Final Man traverses a world of girls — exploring gender, race, class and survival.
Y: The Final Man is a 60-issue science fiction comedian e-book sequence printed 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.
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