Mark Bomback Adapts “Agent Zigzag”

Mark Bomback (“Race to Witch Mountain,” “Live Free or Die Hard”) will adapt Ben Macintyre’s WWII spy drama “Agent Zigzag” into a feature for New Line and Tom Hanks’ Playtone label reports < href="">Variety.

The story follows Edward Arnold Chapman, a career criminal who was trained by the Nazis to be a spy during WWII. On a mission to sabotage an airplane factory in England, he contacted the Brits and began a life as a double agent.

Hanks and Gary Goetzman are producing.