Special make-up effects artist Greg Nicotero has signed on create the live-action look of the titular hero in the upcoming Spawn movie. Although best known for his work on The Walking Dead, one of Nicotero's earliest projects was working on the original 1997 Spawn movie.
Creator/writer/director Todd McFarlane announced the news on Twitter Wednesday, along with a pictue of himself and Nicotero.
SPAWN MOVIE NEWS IS HERE! The TALENTED Greg Nicotero is collaborating with me on the upcoming Spawn Movie! He's going to be creating the LOOK of the NEW Spawn costume!! Read all about it HERE: https://t.co/rYbCkHYRoQ#spawnmovie #spawn #gregnicotero pic.twitter.com/pYdmaBKK5i— Todd McFarlane (@Todd_McFarlane) August 29, 2018
Blumhouse has not announced a release date for Spawn.