"Deadpool, Donald and FX - the flawless fit for the Merc with the Mouth!", Marvel TV chief Jeph Loeb told Entertainment Weekly.
The home of series such as Archer and Marvel's recent Legion, the new series will look to be retaining the adult humour and violence of the Ryan Reynolds feature film from a year ago. Marvel's Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory are Executive Producers.
Entertainment Weekly reports that a 10-episode first season of the series - which doesn't yet have a title - has been ordered by the network for FXX. "With the success of Legion, we're looking forward to again partnering with Marvel Television to create a series that is bold, striking and entirely original", FX president Nick Grad added.
Kosovo government falls after losing no-confidence vote
Political deadlock over a border demarcation agreement with Montenegro has led to the downfall of Kosovo's coalition government. Opposition parties had blamed his cabinet for being unable to carry out its programme and pass important laws.
Kohl's profit soars, but key sales fall
Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on shares of Kohl's Co.in a research report on Friday, February 17th. The stock of Kohl's Corporation (NYSE: KSS ) earned "Underperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, January 18.
Markets end flat in cautious trade, Nifty holds 9300
Tata companies were in focus with Tata Steel gaining 1.2%, Tata Motors 0.8% and TCS 0.5% in morning trade. Meanwhile, the Nifty was trading higher by 23.30 points or 0.25% at 9,337.35 with 37 components gaining.
"Deadpool" made his debut in 1991 and has become one of Marvel's most popular characters. With a rabid following of fans from across the globe, he now stars in a variety of best-selling titles from Marvel Comics.
The Glover brothers will be the showrunners, executive producers as well as the writers of the series. Donald Glover's star is set to rise to even higher with his appearances in Spider-Man: Homecoming and next year's Han Solo movie.
The multi-talented Glover - who is also a Grammy-nominated musician, performing under the stage name Childish Gambino - won two Golden Globes for acting and producing the show. A release date for the movie was confirmed recently but there's some more news regarding the character. Along with writing for television, he also has experience writing for stand-up comedians.