Dark Horse Comics just might have the next Hellboy on their hands with El Zombo Fantasma, which is headed to the big screen courtesy of co-creator Kevin Munroe (TMNT). Combining horror with over-the-top Mexican wrestling tropes, the story follows a murdered luchador who returns from purgatory to play guardian angel to a young, tough-as-nails boy. Now El Zombo Fantasma must use his supernatural powers to find his killer, and keep young Belisa Montoya out of trouble.
Munroe, along with Death Ray Films and Maya Entertainment, have a multimedia blitz planned for El Zombo, with a live-action feature film (written and directed by Munroe) and an animated TV series in the works. Look for El Zombo to become the next horror action franchise.Read More