Novelist turned screenwriter Seth Grahame-Smith has been tapped to write and showrun a live action Green Lantern series at HBO Max. Marc Guggenheim will co-write the first episode with Grahame-Smith.
The show has been given a 10 episode straight to series order. The show will focus on Earth-based Green Lanterns Guy Gardner, Jessica Cruz, Simon Baz, and Alan Scott. It will also feature alien Lanterns such as Kilowog and Sinestro.
Grahame-Smith’s previous writing credits include Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, The Lego Batman Movie and the untitled Beetlejuice sequel.