Legendary Picks Up Helgeland’s “Slayer”

Legendary Pictures has picked up Martin Helgeland’s fantasy script “Slayer” says Heat Vision.

The story follows a modern-day doctor dealing with the loss of his father and uncovering the truth about his dad’s true identity – a dragonslayer. The doctor soon learns he is next in line.

Alex Garcia and Alex Hedlund will produce. Martin’s father, Brian Helgeland, will serve as executive producer.