Stan Lee & Showtime to Produce Gay Superhero Show

Comics titan Stan “The Man” Lee and the Showtime Network are developing an hour-long drama based on Perry Moore’s Lamda Award winning young adult novel, Hero, which tells the story of Thom Creed, a high school basketball star with two secrets: That he’s gay and that he has the power to heal people. Moore is penning the script and serving as one of the executive producers. [Variety]