Collee Adapting “Jack London” Novel

Screenwriter John Collee (“Master and Commander,” “Happy Feet”) has been hired to adapt Chris Golden & Tim Lebbon’s supernatural thriller novel “The Secret Journeys of Jack London” for Fox 2000 report Variety.

The story is a fictional spin on real-life author Jack London and his journey to the Yukon at the end of the 19th century as a young man. Along the way he faces obstacles such as raging rivers, dog-sled races and villainous prospectors, while discovering something much more sinister and mysterious waiting for him deep within the frozen woods.

The real London penned such famous works as “The Call of the Wild,” “White Fang,” and “The Sea-Wolf”. Pete Donaldson will produce the film.