TBS has put into development “Strange Times,” the tale of five dirty teenage skateboarders who solve paranormal mysteries while being chased by Deep State government agents—has been put into development by TBS. Based on Tom DeLonge’s graphic novel,”Strange Times” will be written and executive produced by Aaron Karo. DeLonge, The Cartel’s Stan Spry and Jeff Holland and Strike Entertainment’s Russell Binder will serve as executive producers.
DeLonge originally launched “Strange Times” back in 2011 as a fringe news site reporting on unexplained phenomena. It grew from there, expanding across multiple properties, including the aforementioned novel and merchandise/ In 2016, DeLonge’s partnered with Simon & Schuster for the release of “Strange Times: The Ghost in the Girl,” the first in a planned trilogy of Young Adult science fiction novels co-penned by DeLonge and author Geoff Herbach.