‘Dead@17′ Writer Updates Live-Action Feature Film

It’s been a long, hard road for Josh Howard’s live action adaptation of his comic book Dead@17. With The Last House on the Left director Dennis Iliadis still attached to direct, Howard updated fans on Twitter sharing one piece of positive news: “It’s been a long road, and still more to go, but negotiations have officially begun. #Dead@17movie” In the book Nara Kilday is killed, and finds herself mysteriously revived. She discovers she has to prevent the coming of Bolabogg, a demonic lord. This series also introduces Hazy Foss, her best friend, and Elijah, a friend of the two girls who Nara has a crush on. The mysterious Noel appears, who helps the three fight hordes of undead and other monstrosities. Nara banishes Bolabogg back to his realm.