Syfy is about to get Happy! The coming series, based on Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson’s graphic novel, has cast Joseph Reitman (Money Monster) is set to play the “crazy and delusional” main villain in Season 1
Happy! stars Christopher Meloni as Nick Sax, an intoxicated, corrupt ex-cop-turned-hitman adrift in a world of casual murder, soulless sex and betrayal. After a hit gone wrong, his inebriated life is changed forever by a tiny, relentlessly positive, imaginary blue-winged horse named Happy (voiced by Bobby Moynihan).
The pilot is directed by Brian Taylor who also co-wrote with Morrison. Taylor and Morrison also executive produce along with Neal Moritz, Pavun Shetty and Toby Jaffe of Original Film, Meloni and showrunner Patrick Macmanus.