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The Hollywood film actor, Michael B. Jordan is working on a limited series for the streamer HBO Max that would be based on the Val-Zod version of the iconic superhero character.
As per the DC Comics, Val-Zod, who is also from Krypton, is from a different universe, but follows a similar origin story.
Jordan’s Black Superman project differs from the rebooted movie by Warner Bros which is expected to follow the Kal-El/Clark Kent version of the character. The movie will feature a Black actor in the titular role.
This project will be authored by Ta-Nehisi Coates attached as a writer and produced by filmmaker JJ Abrams and his production house Bad Robot.
Jordan most recently featured in Amazon Prime Video and Paramount Pictures’ “Without Remorse”.