“The Blind Side” and “The Rookie” director John Lee Hancock is set to helm the biopic “Electric Boy Genius” for Disney Pictures says Variety.
Doug Wright (“Quills”) is penning the script based on a 2002 GQ article by Andrew Corsello. The story follows Ryan Patterson, a wunderkind of electricity who won the Intl. Science and Engineering Fair in 2001.
Gordon Gray and Mark Ciardi (“Secretariat”) will produce.