Newswire: Now Lazarus will be a TV show, sparing us from a day without a comic book adaptation

Once more, television has renewed its commitment to making sure the sign in Hollywood reading “__ Days Without A New Comic Book Adaptation” always has a “zero” slat on it. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Legendary TV and producer Matt Tolmach are adapting Greg Rucka and Michael Lark’s dystopian comic series Lazarus for television.

The comic tells the story of a future world in which 16 extremely wealthy families rule, a patently ridiculous idea that we all know is stupid, because that is way less than the 1 percent of wealthy individuals who actually run things. Each family is protected by a Lazarus, or unkillable genetically engineered being who “uses force and deception” to keep both the family’s interests and their persons safe. The story follows Forever Carlyle, a particular Lazarus whose name would seem sillier if we didn’t live in a world where the names North …

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