‘Swamp Thing’ Surfaces: DC Comics Bog Monster Back In Action In New Teaser Trailer

The new show, which will be available through the DC Universe subscription streaming service, will add to the the title character’s considerable screen history, which already includes two feature films (1982 and 1989), a live-action USA Network series (1992-1993), and an animated television series (1991).
the Blue Devil. The teaser he shared today provides the first (albeit fleeting) look at the title character, who will be portrayed in all his mossy, shambling glory by Derek Mears (Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D). Ziering, best remembered as Steve Sanders on Beverly Hills 90210, will be in Season 1 of Swamp Thing as a recurring guest star in the role of Hollywood has-been Daniel Cassidy, a.k.a.
When unexplainable and chilling horrors emerge from the murky marsh, no one is safe.” Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, the new show follows Abby Arcane as “she investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets.
Ian Ziering just stirred the interest of longtime DC Comics readers and horror fans by sharing the first teaser trailer from the upcoming DC Universe series Swamp Thing, which is billed as a truly dark descent into the macabre, supernatural mythology that is closely associated with Alan Moore's classic 1980s version of the doleful bog creature.
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Verheiden & Dauberman are writing the first episode, which Len Wiseman is set to direct. Television. James Wan, Mark Verheiden, Gary Dauberman, Michael Clear and Len Wiseman are executive producers of Swamp Thing, which is based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. The series is produced by Wan's Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros. Rob Hackett is co-producer.
Ziering's only caption or comment was a challenge: "Try draining this Swamp, I dare you."
Andy Bean (Power) will star as Alec Holland, the scientist who transforms into Swamp Thing. Crystal Reed (Teen Wolf) stars as CDC researcher Abby Arcane, Jennifer Beals (The L Word) portrays Sheriff Lucilia Cable, Will Patton (Falling Skies) as Avery Sunderland, Virginia Madsen as Maria Sunderland, and Jeryl Prescott (The Walking Dead) as Madame Xanadu.

‘Beverly Hills 90210’ Co-Star Ian Ziering Will Play The Blue Devil On ‘Swamp Thing’

the Blue Devil. Ian Ziering, best remembered as Steve Sanders on Beverly Hills 90210, is joining the cast of the upcoming DC Universe series Swamp Thing in the recurring guest star role of a Hollywood has-been Daniel Cassidy, a.k.a.
The show's longline says it followed Abby Arcane as "she investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets. When unexplainable and chilling horrors emerge from the murky marsh, no one is safe."
No specific release date has been announced but the show is expected to join the offerings on the recently launched DC Universe subscription streaming service sometime in 2019. Swamp Thing is billed as an edgy, horror-infused adaptation of the DC Comics character who was introduced in the 1970s and reached a creative zenith in the 1980s comics written by Alan Moore (Watchmen, V For Vendetta).
The ensuing attack melds the Blue Demon costume to the actor inside and leaves him with strange new powers. The Blue Devil character was introduced in the pages of DC Comics in 1984 and got  his own series that same year. It lasted for 31 monthly issues. In the comics, the stuntman is in costume for a Hollywood special-effects film when a real demon mistakes him as an authentic peer.
The series is produced by Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros. Television. Verheiden & Dauberman are writing the first episode, which Len Wiseman is set to direct. James Wan, Mark Verheiden, Gary Dauberman, Michael Clear and Len Wiseman are executive producers of Swamp Thing, which is based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Rob Hackett is co-producer.
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But now, eight years later, Cassidy finds himself living out his days in frustration, pining for his former fame while on a collision course with destiny." The official character description for Ziering's character: "Stuntman turned movie star, Daniel Cassidy became semi-famous after playing the demonic Blue Devil.
I Like About You and Endless Love.Ziering also competed on the fourth season of the ABC hit series Dancing with the Stars. Ziering's extensive film and TV credits include the Sharknado series, Melrose Place, CSI: NY, What.

‘Swamp Thing’: Will Patton Cast As Avery Sunderland In DC Universe Series

 His benevolent veneer, however, masks a ruthless determination to harness the power of the swamp for profit. As its most prominent businessman, Avery Sunderland (Patton) serves as the de facto patriarch of his Louisiana hometown, always giving back to the community.
Wan, Verheiden, Dauberman, Michael Clear and Wiseman are executive producers alongside Len Wiseman who is set to direct. Rob Hackett is co-producer.
His series credits also include TNT's Falling Skies and CBS' The Good Wife. On TV, Patton starred on the Fox drama series Shots Fired. Earlier this year, he starred in Boaz Yakin’s Boarding School and An Actor Prepares with Jeremy Irons. Patton currently co-stars opposite Jamie Lee Curtis in the hit Halloween reboot. He is repped by APA and Grand View Management.” />
Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, Swamp Thing follows Abby Arcane (Reed) as she investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets. When unexplainable and chilling horrors emerge from the murky marsh, no one is safe.
EXCLUSIVE: Will Patton has been cast as a lead opposite Crystal Reed in Swamp Thing, the upcoming streaming drama series based on the DC characters created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Television, is set to premiere in 2019 on the DC Universe digital subscription service. Patton will play Avery Sunderland in the project, which hails from James Wan’s Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros.