Millennium Media’s upcoming adaptation of Mike Mignola’s Hellboy has discovered its Huge Purple. Jack Kesy (The Pressure) will star in The Crooked Man.
The movie, from Brian Taylor (Crank), will cowl the occasions of the comedian’s 2008 “Crooked Man” run, with a script written by Mignola and Chris Golden. The story, as shared by Millennium Media within the launch, follows Hellboy and a rookie BPRD agent stranded in Nineteen Fifties rural Appalachia, the place they “uncover a small neighborhood haunted by witches, led by an area satan with a troubling connection to Hellboy’s previous: the Crooked Man.”
Kesy most just lately was featured in Deadpool 2 as Black Tom Cassidy and starred in Guillermo Del Toro’s TV collection The Pressure, which implies the actor has a tangential connection to the primary model of the Hellboy movie collection (we will always remember what we could have had). Millennium Media co-president Jonathan Yunger stated of the casting, “Jack Kesy is a dynamic actor who has the power to morph into his roles. His expertise and stature are good for this youthful Hellboy. I used to be very impressed with him whereas working collectively on [2019 film] The Outpost.”
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