Gerry Duggan and David O’Sullivan’s Image comic series Analog will be adapted by Lionsgate, with plans for John Wick director Chad Stahelski to direct, THR is reporting.

Ryan Condal, creator of the alien invasion drama Colony, will write the script. Stahelski’s 87eleven production company with produce the film. Lionsgate won a bidding war to pick up the package, keen to keep Stahelski, who is behind the John Wick franchise, working in house.

Set in a dark future where internet security has been compromised, governments and corporations now entrust their secrets to hard copy, which is couriered by armed “ledger men “ (see “Image Considers the Possibilities with Three New Titles”).