SPENCER & LOCKE Optioned By Prime Universe Films
Hitman Producer to Develop Film Based on
The Hit Action Lab Comic Series
SPENCER & LOCKE, Action Lab Entertainment‘s critically acclaimed new crime series from writer David Pepose and artist Jorge Santiago, Jr., has been optioned for film by Hitman film producer Adrian Askarieh and his company Prime Universe Films. You can learn more about this new development at The Hollywood Reporter.
“Action Lab is very pleased to have partnered with Prime Universe Films to bring SPENCER & LOCKE to life on screen. I can tell when I speak to Adrian that he shares David’s passion for SPENCER & LOCKE and this is the key to a successful partnership,” said Bryan Seaton, Action Lab CEO/Publisher.
PREVIEW PAGES (Issue 1)
Trailer for SPENCER & LOCKE,
a hard-boiled crime comic from writer David Pepose and artist Jorge Santiago, Jr.,
available in stores and digital April 2017 from Action Lab Danger Zone.
About the Creators:
Writer – David Pepose
David Pepose has worked for numerous entertainment companies around the country, including CBS, Netflix, Universal Studios and DC Comics. When not developing properties for comics, TV and film, David has also written and performed at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Gotham Comedy Club and PUNDERDOME 3000. A St. Louis native and a former New York City transplant, David now resides in sunny Los Angeles.
Artist – Jorge Santiago, Jr.
Born on the desolate planet of El Paso, Texas, Jorge Santiago, Jr. began training in the Comic Arts at 17. After self-publishing for years, he left for the planet Georgia, where he earned his MFA in Sequential Art from the Savannah College of Art and Design and has been practicing making the perfect comics. He graphic designs by day and makes comics by night, and is best known for his popular webcomic, CURSE OF THE EEL.