Rights Available! Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Tells the Tale of Sherlock Holmes' Brother

'Mycroft Holmes,' a five-part graphic novel, along with Elizabeth Letts' World War II-era tome 'The Perfect Horse' are both ripe for optioning.
Courtesy of Titan Comics
'Mycroft Holmes' by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Mycroft Holmes by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Titan Comics)
Agent: Deborah Morales (Iconomy)

The NBA Hall of Famer, prolific writer and Sherlock Holmes fanatic fleshes out the story of the detective's brother as a brilliant rogue who saves Victorian England from apocalypse in this five-part graphic novel.

The Perfect Horse by Elizabeth Letts (Ballantine)
Agency: APA

The author of best-seller Eighty-Dollar Champion recounts the forgotten story of a daring U.S. mission at the end of World War II to rescue a stable of beautiful, white, Hitler-bred horses before they were captured by the Russians or slaughtered for food.

This story first appeared in the Sept. 23 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.