“Walking Dead star Steven Yeun and Felicia Day, the creator of web series The Guild, are voice-starring in Chew, the animated feature adaptation of the popular comic from Image Comics.
Jeff Krelitz, who helmed the animated Torchwood: Web of Lies and Peter Panzerfaust, is directing the project, which has a script by Chew co-creator John Layman.
Krelitz is producing with David Boxenbaum via Heavy Metal, the duo’s multimedia company. It will be the company’s first animated project.
Chew centers on detective Tony Chu who is a “cibopath,” a person who gets psychic impressions from whatever he eats, and is set in a world where bird meats are illegal after bird flu killed millions of Americans…”
Joining them will be David Tennant who will be playing the role of Mason Savoy.