Dark Hero inks E1 first-look deal

Two-year production gig will kick off with TV series 'Push'

TORONTO -- "X-Men" screenwriter David Hayter and producing partner Benedict Carver have landed a two-year first-look TV gig with Canadian indie producer E1 Entertainment.

The production deal will kick off with Dark Hero's previously announced TV series "Push," based on Summit Entertainment's 2009 feature film of the same name, to be jointly developed and produced with Summit Entertainment, Dark Hero and E1.

Dark Hero, to be based out of E1's Los Angeles office, will develop scripted shows for network, cable and syndication sale.