Dark Horse and Netflix Sign a First Look Deal
It was announced today that Netflix has closed a first look deal with Dark Horse Entertainment. Under the new deal, Dark Horse Entertainment will give Netflix a first look at its IP for both film and TV and has started exploring future projects. Dark Horse Entertainment’s Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg and Paul Schwake signed on to produce.
Netflix and Dark Horse have previously collaborated on the action-comedy series The Umbrella Academy based on the comic series by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá, which was recently renewed for a second season, as well as Jonas Åkerlund’s feature film Polar based on the comic series by Victor Santos.