'Amory Wars' optioned for cinema by Mark Wahlberg
Published Jul 20 2012, 22:46 BST | By Mark Langshaw Amory Wars
has been optioned for cinema.Mark Wahlberg
and Boardwalk Empire
have acquired the rights to the BOOM! Studios comic book, packager Evil Ink Comics has confirmed.Amory Wars
is a science-fiction title created by Coheed and Cambria singer Claudio Sanchez as inspiration for the band's music.
Sanchez, who has worked on the title as writer for several years, has also adapted the series as a prose novel with the help of author Peter David.
The potential movie adaptation was announced last weekend at Comic-Con International 2012 in San Diego.Amory Wars
is expected to appoint scriptwriters in the near future.