CBS Films Adapting "Children of Paranoia"

By Garth Franklin Thursday August 1st 2013 11:30AM

CBS Films has picked up the screen rights to Trevor Shane's debut young adult novel "Children of Paranoia".

The first of a proposed trilogy, the story tells of a secret war that’s been waged for centuries via assassinations passed off as accidents or acts of random violence.

A young assassin is fighting for one side when he falls in love with a woman who makes him questions the world as he knows it, including if he’s on the right side or not.

Mark Verheiden ("Battlestar Galactica," "Smallville") is writing the screenplay with Akiva Goldsman set to produce

Source: THR