Fox Picks Up “29” Film Rights

20th Century Fox has picked up the film rights to Adena Halpern’s comedic novel “29: A Novel” says The Hollywood Reporter.

The story follows a 75-year-old woman obsessed with remaining young. When she gets her birthday wish to be 29 again for one day, she teams with her granddaughter to embark on an adventure.

However the woman’s middle-aged daughter and elderly best friend think she’s been kidnapped and set out to rescue her.

No director or writer is yet locked, though John Davis is attached to produce.