New Line Lands A Dead, Daughter

New Line has acquired domestic rights to Gold Circle’s romantic comedy “Over Her Dead Body” and the Kevin Costner thriller “The New Daughter” reports Variety.

“Over Her Dead Body” stars Eva Longoria Parker, Paul Rudd, Lake Bell, Lindsay Sloane, Stephen Root and Jason Biggs. The story centers on a female psychic who falls in love with a skeptic while the ghost of his dead fiancee tries to keep them apart.

Jeff Lowell (“John Tucker Must Die”) penned the script and makes his directorial debut on the project which will be released on February 1st.

“The New Daughter” stars Kevin Costner and Ivana Banquero (“Pan’s Labyrinth”) in the story of a single father who moves to a farm with his two kids after a painful divorce.

When his daughter starts behaving ominously, he begins to suspect that the burial mound in a nearby field might have something to do with it.

Shooting will start in early 2008, with Luiso Berdejo directing from a screenplay by John Travis.