the family circus
Fox and Walden Media, which picked up the rights to The Family Circus in 2010, have hired writers to adapt the long-running comic strip as a live-action feature.
Now that comic books have become recognized source material for movies, it's time for their newspaper strip companions to get their day in the sun, with two different cartoons being optioned for adaptation in movies and television.
Pipeline looks back at a pair of classic comic strip collections this week: "Bloom County" and "Family Circus." IDW does a great job on both, but Augie has a conundrum with how much he enjoys "Family Circus," in particular.