According to an MTV article, Kripke is developing a new super hero show for the CW to replace the retired Smallville. Deadman, is about a murdered trapeze artist who can take possession of other living bodies--thanks to a Hindu goddess--to solve crimes and save the world.
Honestly, they had me at Kripke. That's enough for me to give it a try, how about you? Let's just hope the hero looks more like J&J and not the comic character!