Garth Ennis and Darrick Robertson's The Boys is in development as a television series for Cinemax, according to Deadline. The purported project is being produced by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, and Neal Moritz, who also oversee AMC's adaptation of Preacher - another series co-created by Ennis.
According to the Hollywood trade, Rogen and Goldberg will direct the pilot based off a script by Supernatural creator Eric Kripke, who assisted in the development of the show. Both Ennis and Robertson are listed as executive producers.
The Boys has been optioned for development on several occasions, including as movie projects for both Columbia Pictures and Paramount.