IDW Entertainment and Entertainment One Televisionannounced yesterday that they will co-produce the comic book property “Cobb” as a television series. Thania St. John will write the pilot and act as showrunner for the Secret Service drama. St. John’s credits include “Covert Affairs” and “Chicago Fire.” “Cobb” was co-created by Beau Smith and Eduardo Barreto.
IDW described the series as:
COBB is a conspiracy thriller following Frank Cobb, a top ranking Secret Service agent, whose life gets turned upside down when he is removed from active duty after stumbling onto a deadly conspiracy at the highest global level. He must win back his reputation and save the newly elected President of the United States.