Iconic Crime writer Robert Randisi has sold the films rights to "Everybody Kills Somebody Sometime" to Sandy Hackett, son of the late comedian Buddy Hackett says Crime Spree.
The novel features the legendary Rat Pack (Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop) and is set in Vegas in 1960.
The story centers around threatening letters that being sent to Dean Martin. The pack assisted by pit boss Eddie Gianelli, work to figure out who is sending them.
The novel is the first in a series, with the fourth being slated for 2009. Randisi will adapt the book and filming is slated to begin January 2010.