Online entertainment platform Netflix announced that it has acquired Millarworld, a comic book company.
The acquisition was the first ever by Netflix. Together, the two companies will bring Millarworld’s portfolio of character franchises to life through films, series and children’s shows available exclusively to Netflix members. Millar developed the comic books and story arcs that inspired the first Avengers movie, “Captain America: Civil War,” and “Logan (Wolverine).
- Reed Hastings is the co-founder and CEO of Netflix.