Gail Simone and Cat Staggs' Crosswind has been optioned for development as a television series, according to Variety. Vanessa Piazza of Piazza Entertainment is developing project as part of a new partnership with Entertainment One.
“With a keen eye for talent, Vanessa is a ground-breaking producer that has set herself apart by developing series with strong female leading characters and original stories,” said Entertainment One's Canadian President Jocelyn Hamilton said. “Her growing slate is well positioned to capture audiences around the world and we are thrilled to work on these exciting projects.”
Simone is writing the Crosswind pilot along with working as a executive producer; Staggs is attached as a consulting producer.