Robert Kirkman’s Outcast Gets Its Lead

FugitPaul Fugit (Gone Girl) has been set to lead the new Cinemax series Outcast from The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman. The series is based on the supernatural horror comic of the same name from Kirkman and Paul Azaceta. Kirkman wrote the script for Fox International Channel who was developing it before Cinemax picked it up.

Joining Fugit in the cast are Philip Glenister (Life on Mars) and Gabriel Bateman (Annabelle), with director Adam Wingard (You’re Next) set to direct the pilot.

[Source: Deadline]

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.