Deadman

Deadman Deadman (Boston Brand) is a fictional character, a comic book superhero in the DC Comics universe. He first appeared in Strange Adventures #205 (October 1967), and was created by Arnold Drake and Carmine Infantino. Despite a few rumors, there are no Deadman movies officially on the slate as of 2012.
With Smallville's series finale earlier this year it was reported that The CW was looking for another DC character to take its place. Sources say that Deadman is next in line.
The long-awaited Hobbit movie may have to wait for Deadman