Dreamworks Adapting Roald Dahl’s “BFG”

DreamWorks has picked up the film rights to Roald Dahl’s book “The BFG” reports Reuters.

“E.T.” writer Melissa Mathison will adapt the classic 1982 children’s book about a big friendly giant. Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall are to produce.

Dahl penned the likes of “James and the Giant Peach” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”.