Alt-Soviet epic The Red Star could become the wildest show on TV

Christian Gossett's The Red Star remains one of the most unusual comics of the past decade or so — an alternate history of the U.S.S.R. that mixes futuristic technology and sorcery. This sprawling saga was going to be a movie directed by Josh Trank — but now sources tell io9 it's in development for television instead. » 2/05/14 1:21pm 2/05/14 1:21pm

Chronicle director to adapt bloody, alternate history comic The Red Star

Chronicle director Josh Trank's recent success has tied his name to every potential geek flick in the works. First, there were rumors he would reboot the Fantastic Four, then it was Venom, and now comes another new comic book adaptation right out of left-field. » 3/20/12 8:30am 3/20/12 8:30am