Here's the First (Boring) Image from NBC's Constantine
Allow me to be totally honest with you: All I know about
Constantine is that it's on Keanu Reeves' IMDB page. But from what I understand, Constantine is a comic-book character of relative popularity, and that's enough for NBC to make a pilot based on the conman-turned-detective-of-the-occult. However, there are a couple reasons to be excited about the project: David S. Goyer (The Dark Knight films) and Daniel Cerone (The Mentalist) are producing the pilot, which will be directed by small-budget action specialist Neil Marshall (Game of Thrones' "Blackwater," Black Sails).
And because comic-to-TV-adaptations are all the rage right now and fans of the genre are a discriminating bunch, NBC has released the first picture of actor Matt Ryan (Layer Cake) as the occult detective. Judge away!
That was exciting! For comparison's sake, here's one of the Hellblazer comic covers featuring John Constantine:
Well? What did you think?
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