State Street Pictures has optioned the comic book Assassin & Son, created and written by Shad Gaspard and Marc Copani with art by Eder Messiah. Scout Comics & Entertainment, who published the comic, is attached to produce along with State Street.
Donovan Braddock is a one-man killing unit who works with a team of covert assassins known as “The Horsemen.” When Braddock finds love, and makes a family of his own, he attempts to leave that life of violence behind. But he discovers that his old life still torments him when his wife is murdered in front of him and his young son. Now, with nothing to live for, this tragic event sends father and son on an epic journey of revenge and consequence.
Gaspard and Copani are former professional WWE wrestlers who teamed up to write Assassin & Son after retiring from wrestling. Tragically, Shad Gaspard passed away in May 2020 while swimming in Venice Beach with his young son when the two were caught in a riptide, shortly before the publication of Assassin & Son #1. Gaspard was recently inducted into the 2022 WWE Hall of Fame posthumously.
Donovan Braddock is a one-man killing unit who works with a team of covert assassins known as “The Horsemen.” Assassin & Son #1 is the story of Donovan’s son as he seeks revenge after his father is murdered.
Story: Shad Gaspard, Marc Copani Art: Eder Messiah Color: Paul Little, Joaquin Pereyra Letterer: Joel Rodriguez
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Scout Comics acquired the rights to former WWE stars Marc Copani and Shad Gaspard‘s debut comic book a year or so ago. Tragically, Shad died in May of this year while saving his son from drowning. To honor shad and raise money for his family, Scout presents two special tribute covers of Marc & Shad’s comic, with all profits going to the Gaspard family.
There’s only 1,000 copies of each variant edition and it can be purchased now for $20.00 each. There’s also a digital copy available for $5.00.
The Assassin and Son comic book series is set to debut this November in comic stores worldwide. It’s written by former WWE Superstars Shad Gaspard and Marc Copani with art by Eder Messiah. The tribute Cover is done by Bryan Silverbax.
Coming in Spring 2020 is Assassin & Son: Path of Vengeance written by former WWE Superstars Shad Gaspard and Marc Copani with art by Eder Messiah. The comic is being published by a new imprint from Scout Comics, Nonstop!
Set in the dark and gritty streets of New York’s five boroughs, Assassin & Son: Path of Vengeance tells the tale of Donovan Braddock, a one-man killing machine who worked with a team of assassins known as The Horsemen. When Braddock tries to leave his old life behind, his wife is murdered in front of him and his young son. With nothing to live for, but everything to fight for, Braddock and his son seek revenge on the men who took everything, sending them both on an epic journey of revenge and consequence that becomes the Path of Vengeance.