Mikael Hafstrom ("1408," "The Rite") has signed on to direct a film adaptation of Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams' young-adult fantasy adventure novel "Tunnels" for Relativity Media.
The first in a series of six books, and det beneath the streets of London, two teenage boys discover a hidden world desperately waiting for a hero to save it.
The deeper they go, the closer they get to unearthing an evil that could destroy the world above.
Andrew Lobel is adapting the screenplay, taking over duties from Joel Bergvall and Simon Sandquist who worked on previous drafts.
Ryan Kavanaugh, Mark Canton, Neil Canton and Danny Davids are producing.
Source: Heat Vision