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Peter Pan Gets The "Batman Begins" Treatment

By Garth Franklin Tuesday November 12th 2013 08:22AM

"Atonement" and "Hanna" filmmaker Joe Wright is in talks to direct a reimagining of J.M. Barrie's "Peter Pan" for Warner Bros. Pictures.

The project is described as giving Peter Pan the "Batman Begins" treatment, a story exploring the origins of the character and how he came to be the boy who never grew up.

Jason Fuchs ("Ice Age: Continental Drift") penned the script while "Arrow" showrunner Greg Berlanti is producing.

The project is not to be confused with various Pan-related projects in the works including the Channing Tatum-led "Pan" at Sony Pictures, or the Gary Ross-directed "Peter and the Starcatchers".

Source: THR

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