Twilight screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg adapting a TV series called AKA Jessica Jones, based on the gritty, sarcastic comic book detective. But is prime time ready for a darker, female version of Castle? Marvel and ABC are gambling that they are.
According to Variety Marvel's next big move is television. First there's Guillermo del Toro's Hulk project for ABC. Now Marvel is building a series drama around the "edgy" comic book character Jessica Jones, also for ABC. And behind this series is the impressive Melissa Rosenberg, author of the Twilight movies and a former executive producer on the series Dexter.