Hollywood Iron Man Robert Downey Jr with his wife Susan are all set to produce Sweet Tooth series on Netflix.
The streamer has given an order for an eight episode series for the live action drama series based on the DC characters created by Jeff Lemire.
Beth Schwartz and Jim Mickie will pen the script of the series, executive produce and serve as co-showrunners. Mickie will helm the series.
Described as a broad appeal, storybook adventure, family-friendly, the story is about Gus, a part deer, part boy who leaves his home in the forest to find the outside world ravaged by a cataclysmic event.
The boy joins a ragtag family of animal and human children hybride like himself in search of answers about this new world and the mystery behind the hybrid origins, the official plotline of the series stated.
The series will feature Nonso Anozie, Christian Convery, Will Forte and Adeel Akhtar, with veteran actor James Brolin serving as the narrator.
This project will be produced by Team Robert Downey Jr in association with Warner Bros. Television.