Guggenheim Gives Us Collider Entertainment
At the Image panel news broke that Marc Guggenheim is launching an imprint with Image comics. Collider Entertainment is being launched to bring Hollywood talent to comic books. The first titles to come from the new imprint is Utopian and The Mission. Guggenheim is launching the line with producing partner Alisa Tager.
Utopian will be written by Guggenheim and his wife Tara Butters who was a co-creator of the television show Reaper. The story focuses on a world where evil has been defeated and what super heroes do at that point.
The Mission is being written by RED screenwriters Jon and Erich Hoeber. The series involves a war between good and evil as an average person is approached by and angel and tasked with killing a person.
The hope is this imprint will open up further Hollywood talent to look past the stigma of comic books and try their talent in this form of entertainment.