Guillermo Del Toro to Produce DC Comics Adaptation ‘Dead Man’

Bloody Disgusting is being told that Nikolaj Arcel (Island of Lost Souls ) is looking to direct Dead Man, a Crow-esque adaptation for Warner Bros. Pictures. Guillermo del Toro is set to produce the pic that follows a a circus tightrope walker who is murdered and returns as a ghost with the ability to inhabit the bodies if others in order to find his killer. We’re being told this is based on the DC character “Deadman” that first appeared in Strange Adventures #205 (October 1967). You can read more about him here or read on for a pic.