Black-ish executive producer and star of the upcoming Ant-Man and the Wasp film Laurence Fishburne is expanding his relationship with both Disney and Marvel Comics.
Fishburne and and Helen Sugland via Cinema Gypsy Productions and Marvel Animation are looking to bring the popular comic book Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur to the Disney Channel as an animated series.
Marvel’s Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur falls under the overall deal Fishburne’s Cinema Gypsy Productions has with ABC Studios. Under the pact, Fishburne and his longtime manager and producing partner Sugland are developing new projects for the studio in addition to their duties as executive producers on praised comedy series black-ish at ABC, on which Fishburne also co-stars, and spinoff grown-ish at Freeform.
Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur follows the adventures of 9 year old super-genius Lunella Lafayette, an African-American girl who is the smartest person in the Marvel universe with brains rivaling Tony Stark, Black Panther, Mr. Fantastic and Doctor Doom. She teams up with her crimson colored Dinosaur to fight evil and protect the people she cares about.
The series is currently in development and no official channel has been named to show the series. Let me know what you think in the comments below.