Head Smash, “Christmas” Script Deals

Vlad Yudin and Edwin Mejia are set to produce a film version of the sci-fi thriller graphic novel “Head Smash” says Variety.

Erik Hendrix penned the comic which is set in the city of Ares and centers on an orphan named Smash who finds a safe haven with a brutal syndicate. Yudin (“Last Day of Summer “) will pen the film adaptation

Meanwhile, Disney Pictures has won a bidding war for a Christmas-themed action-comedy pitch from writer Scott says Heat Vision. The storyline is being kept under wraps, while John Jacobs is producing.