Fox 21 has acquired the rights the 2013 miniseries Polarity which is about bipolar artist Timothy Woods, who discovers in the aftermath of a near-fatal car accident that his medication hadn’t only been subduing is depression and mania but also suppressing his superpowers. He goes from managing the struggle between his mental health of the perception of those around him to wondering whether his newfound abilities are a manifestation of his own creation.
“Polarity,” the BOOM! Studios comic written by Max Bemis and illustrated by Jorge Coelho, is being developed for television. The pilot episode will be co-written by collaborators Max Winkler and Matt Spicer,