Constantine heading to small screen

Updated: Sep 28, 2013, 11:44 AM IST

Los Angeles: Comic book anti-hero John Constantine is heading to the small screen in a new TV series.

The show is in development at the Nbc network and will follow the adventures of the conman-turned-supernatural detective, who is forced to protect the world from evil, according to Deadline.
Keanu Reeves played the title role in 2005 movie `Constantine`.

The DC Comics character is also rumoured to be appearing in a planned `Justice League` film, which executives at Warner Bros have in the works with moviemaker Guillermo del Toro.