Funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen is set to star and furnish “Mandrake a Magician” movie.
An instrumentation of a classical comic strip, a film is set adult during Warner Bros, pronounced The Hollywood Reporter.
Etan Cohen, who done his directorial entrance with “Get Hard,” is trustworthy to helm a film.
The plan is in early growth with a book still to be written.
Warners picked adult a rights to a impression in 2012.
Created as a journal comic frame by Lee Falk in 1934, Mandrake told of a adventures of an illusionist who had a energy to hypnotize his foes during good speed. Mandrake also had a twin hermit who used his energy for immorality instead of good.