According to Variety, Warner Bros has picked up the rights to Adam Beechen and Manny Bello's 2004 graphic novel. The script will be adapted by McBride and his Eastbound And Down co-writer Shawn Harwell. No word yet on who will direct.
Hench centers around a former football player who, when injury ends his career, goes into the freelance henchman business with predictably unpredictable results.
WB nabs 'Hench' for McBride [Variety]