Mark Millar

Netflix develops first Millarworld series

Having acquired cartoonist Mark Millar’s company last year, Netlfix has just announced the first slate of series and films based on the artist’s stories. The streaming giant will launch new original series including Jupiter’s Legacy from Steven S. DeKnight, and a multilingual version of American Jesus. Meanwhile films include Empress, written by Lindsey Beer; Huck, from […]

Millarworld deal marks Netflix’s first acquisition

SVOD giant Netflix has entered the mergers and acquisitions market for the first time by acquiring comic book publishing house Millarworld. Netflix called its move into M&A a “natural progression in the company’s effort to work directly with prolific and skilled creators and to acquire intellectual properly ownership of stories featuring compelling characters and timeless, […]