Updated: Comic book veteran Brian Michael Bendis has been hired to write the Kitty Pryde project that Deadpool director Tim Miller has been developing, according to Deadline. It’s also received a provisional title: 143. That refers to Uncanny X-Men No. 143, a Marvel comic book issue that featured Kitty Pryde on her first solo mission, in which she faced off against a demon, per The Hollywood Reporter.
(Previously-pubished article follows.)
One of the most successful superhero movies of all time, Deadpool has also become one of the most influential. The R-rated Marvel Comics adaptation has proven not to be a fluke phenomenon, now that fellow Fox release Logan pulled off a similar feat without being very family friendly. So, understandably, Fox and…