Will Patton Joins DC ‘Swamp Thing’ As Avery Sunderland


Deadline reported, Will Patton has join the cast of DC ‘Swamp Thing.’

Starring Crystal Reed from the series of Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson, Patton is attached to play Avery Sunderland. 

You can read the premise of the series below:

Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, Swamp Thing follows Abby Arcane (Reed) as she investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets. When unexplainable and chilling horrors emerge from the murky marsh, no one is safe.

As its most prominent businessman, Avery Sunderland (Patton) serves as the de facto patriarch of his Louisiana hometown, always giving back to the community. His benevolent veneer, however, masks a ruthless determination to harness the power of the swamp for profit.

Swamp Thing is slated to premiere in 2019 on the DC Universe digital subscription service.