Recently the Dark Horse comic books announced that it’s series The Strange Case of Mr. Hyde by Cole Haddon and M.S. Corley would be adapted to the big screen. The Wrap is already reporting that screenwriter Albert Torres (Henry Poole Is Here) signed on to re-write the script for the feauter adaptation of the graphic novel adaptation.
Skydance Productions is producing the film, Dark Horse Entertainment and the Mark Gordon Company.
The Strange Case of Mr. Hyde comic book is described as follows:
“Five years after Mr. Edward Hyde’s bloody reign of terror, the streets of London run red once again when a series of prostitutes are murdered with surgical precision. Convinced that the killer is using the same serum that birthed Hyde, Inspector Thomas Adye of Scotland Yard seeks assistance from its creator, the imprisoned Dr. Henry Jekyll. But even as Jekyll convinces Adye that he can best aid in the hunt if freed from prison, evidence mounts that he is not completely cured of Hyde. With the two monsters set to collide, can Adye-or his soul-survive intact?”