Bodies TV series adaptation based on Si Spencer’s comic book announced on Netflix
After finding success with sweet toothNetflix is preparing a Body TV series based on the comic by writer Si Spencer (cut and burn, The Vinyl Underground, magic books). Based on Spencer’s eight-part crime thriller, Body brings you a mystery with four detectives, four periods and four corpses – all set in London.
Per DC Comics, here is the official synopsis of Body:
Edmond Hillinghead is a gifted 1890s man who tries to solve a murder no one cares about while hiding his own secret. Karl Whiteman is our dashing 1940s adventurer with a moving past. Shahara Hasan is 2014’s Detective Sergeant, who walks the line between religion and power. And Maplewood, a post-apocalyptic amnesiac from 2050, brings a haunting perspective to it all.
Marco Kreutzpaintner (To beat, summer storm, Soulmates) will lead, with Haolu Wang (The pregnant floor, Flip flops) also directs some episodes. Netflix production Body The television series is Will Gould (Peaky Blinders) and writer Paul Tomalin (Torchwood). Danusia Samal writes alongside Tomalin. Tomalin will also serve as executive producer alongside Kreutzpaintner and Moonage founders Gould and Tiplady. Susie Liggat also produces.
by Netflix Body The TV series has the potential to tell a unique story that brings together four crime solvers for a case that spans 150 years. Each tale will feature a new setting, characters, and mysteries to discover and solve. If you want to skip the series, all the numbers of Body have been collected into one volume and are available for purchase online or at your local comic book store.