Todd, The Ugliest Kid on Earth Gets Animated
Image Comics‘ hit comic book Todd, The Ugliest Kid on Earth is the latest addition to the stable of geek animation god Titmouse, Inc. An adaptation of the monthly comic book series is being developed with veteran comedy producers Krysia Plonka and Tracey Baird of Thank You, Brain! Productions, and Todd creators M.K. Perker and Ken Kristensen.
This is the latest in a string of TV development pacts for Kristensen, who earlier this year signed deals with Ryan Seacrest Productions, Discovery Studios, and whose one-hour pilot is currently in production at A&E.
Todd, The Ugliest Kid on Earth sold out of the first print runs of issues 1 and 2 in the first twenty four hours of release. The trade paperback collecting the first four-issue story arc will hit stores August 7, 2013. Issue 5 hits stores September 4.