Justin Jordan and Tradd Moore’s hyper-violent debut comic series Luther Strode is in development as a movie. The Image Comics series follows a a scrawny teenager who orders a Charles Atlas style guide to muscles which gives him enhanced physical abilities. Jordan and Moore will serve as executive producers and Jordan will write the screenplay.
The comic was optioned by Allnighter, the the new production company formed earlier this year by Dinesh Shamdasani, Amanda Kruse, and Hunter Gorinson. Shamdasani and Gorinson are formerly of Valiant Entertainment.
The first six issue series debuted in 2011 as The Strange Talent Of Luther Strode. Two sequels followed with The Legend Of Luther Strode in 2012 and The Legacy Of Luther Strode in 2015.