Paramount and 3 Arts Entertainment are in negotiations to acquire the film rights to Mitchell Zuckoff's forthcoming book "Thirteen Hours".
The story is a nonfiction narrative of the attack on the U.S. Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA Annex in the Libyan city of Benghazi on the eleventh anniversary of 9/11.
Four Americans were killed in the attack, including U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens.
"Prince Of Thieves" and "The Strain" author Chuck Hogan will pen the script while Erwin Stoff will produce