Donald Glover at The Helm of "Deadpool" of the Animated Series On FXX

HipHop News Posted on May 10, 2017 at 6:42am

Donald Glover at The Helm of "Deadpool" of the Animated Series On FXX

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Following Viceland summer shows in the ad, which includes Tyler the Creator of the new series, Nuts and Bolts, FXX has also shared some of the network's upcoming activities. The most notable is an animated Deadpool series based on the popular character from Marvel Comics located in Atlanta creators/executive producers — Donald Glover, and brother Stephen Glover — at the helm. You will be credited as showrunners, executive producers and writers. FXX has reportedly ordered 10 episodes of the first season will be released in 2018, according to Collider.

Co-president of original programming at FX Networks and FX Productions Nick Grad, appears happy to make the trip with the man responsible for "Redbone" and Atlanta is the undeniable success. Grad explained why he believes that the Deadpool show will be a success, following in the footsteps of the X-Men show of the Legion.

"Donald Glover is a talented and versatile artist that I'm going to take the title of Marvel's 'Deadpool' series to life with the intense, singular vision such as his most recent success 'Atlanta,'" Grad said. "With the success of 'the Legion' we are looking forward to re-associate with the Wonder of Television to create a series that is bold, striking and original in its entirety."

#Deadpool is coming to TV! 😱👏 @fxxnetwork has ordered an adult animated comedy series following the R-rated, trash talking of superheroes #AtlantaFX creator Donald Glover! 📺 Click on the link in our bio for all the details. #Marvel 📷: Twentieth Century Fox/Everett Collection

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Glover, also known by his artist moniker Childish Gambino, signed for a second season in Atlanta, but because of their commitment to the next Han Solo: Star Wars the Story of the film, the expected show isn't scheduled to return to FX until early 2018. Glover reports of the sound of Simba in The Lion King remake as w

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