Ava DuVernay Teams With HBO Max For ‘DMZ’ Pilot; DC Comic Depicts New American Civil War

Hot off a big Emmy win for When They See Us, Ava DuVernay is set to launch her second project based on a DC Comics property Already primed to directed a big-screen adaptation of Jack Kirby’s New Gods, as Deadline reported last year, Oscar nominee DuVernay now is getting behind the camera for HBO Max with the pilot the soon-to-be streamer has ordered.