Butler Adapting Coben’s “Hold Tight”

Inferno Entertainment has optioned the film rights to Harlan Coben’s 2008 standalone thriller novel “Hold Tight” reports Variety.

The story follows a father who must fight for his family’s survival after his son inadvertently exposes them to dangerous criminals via the internet.

Scott F. Butler (“We Regret to Inform You”) will adapt the script while Steve Lee Jones, Bill Johnson and Jim Seibel will produce. Coben’s penned “Tell No One” which became a hit 2006 French film with Francois Cluzet and Kristin Scott Thomas.