Button Man, from the pages of 2000AD, is reportedly in development as a movie.

Written by John Wagner and illustrated by Arthur Ranson the creator owned property is set to be directed by Brian Helgeland. The announcement has been welcomed by fans who’ve wanted to see a Button Man Movie for years.

The story focuses on assassin Harry Exton as he takes part in an underground sport against other killers. The movie will come from Netflix.

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