SyFy's adaptation of Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson's Happy! has cast Law & Order: SVU's Christopher Meloni in the lead role of Nick Sax, according to Deadline. The Hollywood trade goes on to say that the actor, who has appeared in several comic book adaptations, will also act as an executive producer for Happy!.
Happy! tells the story of Sax, a retired cop turned hitman who meets an imaginary blue pegasus after a mob hit goes wrong.
No further cast or premiere date for the pilot of Happy! have been announced.