From a media release:
Sean Buckley, Owner and Executive Producer, Buck Productions announced today that industry heavyweight Patrice ThÃ©roux has joinedÂ ReincarNATE, a TV series based on the popular comic books by writer Michael Moreci and illustrator Keith Burns. The project is currently in development at Buck Productions. ThÃ©roux joins Buckley as Executive Producer, while up-and-comer James Cooper who directedÂ Interview with a Time TravelerÂ andÂ Elijah the Prophet, developed the adaptation and wrote the pilot.Â ReincarNATEÂ marks one of the first projects that ThÃ©roux has attached himself to since departing eOne.
Moreci is a megastar in the comic world, having pennedÂ ReincarNATE,Â Roche Limit, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,Â as well asÂ Hoax Hunters, which is currently being developed into a feature film. Based on the popularity of Moreciâ€™s outstanding body of work, Heavy Metal is re-releasing theReincarNATEÂ trade paperback, including all four issues of the series, for fans in November 2015 and a brand new series ofÂ ReincarNATEÂ comics is set for release next year.
ReincarNATEÂ is a one hour crime drama focused on down-on-his-luck Private Eye Nate McCoy. After being shot in the head during an investigation, Nate gains the ability to interact with versions of himself from past lives; Jameson, a wild west lawman, and Alan, a contract killer from the 1960s. With their help, Nate takes on the dangerous underworld, crooked cops, and scumbags, including El Panda; a criminal heavyweight who may have been responsible for the murder of his father.
About Buck Productions
Buck Productions is a leading content creation company that has seen success in feature films, television, branded content, documentaries, and commercials. Considered one of the most diverse production houses in North America, owner and CEO Sean Buckley has cultivated a concept-first culture, where ideas and end-products are paramount. Buck is one of North Americaâ€™s foremost production companies. Buck Productions has also been named on Realscreen Magazineâ€™s Global 100 list of independent production companies for the past five years in a row.