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Russo Brothers Will Release 'Grimjack' & Live-Action 'Battle of the Planets' Adaptations

Russo Brothers Will Release 'Grimjack' & Live-Action 'Battle of the Planets' Adaptations

The Russo Brothers – aka Joe Russo and Anthony Russo – are working on an adaptation of Grimjack as well as a live-action adaptation of Battle of the Planets!

The producers and directors made the announcement at the “Writing Avengers: Endgame” Panel during 2019 Comic-Con International at San Diego Convention Center on Friday (July 19) in San Diego, Variety reports.

Grimjack is the main character of a comic book, first appearing in 1983, while Battle of the Planets is an animated series that ran from 1978-1985.

Joe Russo said he and his brother would hurry home after school every day to turn on Battle of the Planets, and Anthony Russo added that “Grimjack” was a “deep cut“ that they were fond of as kids.

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