Dean Koontz’s “Frankenstein” Gets Adapted

1019 Entertainment have scored the film rights to Dean Koontz’s “Frankenstein” novel series reports Variety.

Set in present day New Orleans, the series follows the activities of Victor Frankenstein as he continues to create new life forms for his own purposes, a pair of homicide detectives and Frankenstein’s original monster now known as Deucalion.

Three books in the series have been published thus far with a fourth coming this year. Ralph Winter and Terry Botwick will produce.