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Sherlock Holmes producer Lionel Wigram has acquired the film rights to adapt Jeff Smith's popular comic book series Rasl for Warner Bros. Wigram will produce the film adaptation alongside Smith himself, and Wigram Productions vice president Peter Eskelsen will serve as executive producer on the the project. "We'll team with a writer and figure out how to adapt it to the screen and hopefully it will become a big movie franchise for Warner Bros," Wigram told Deadline. (more) »

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