Paul Finch’s “Stronghold” To Be Adapted

Amber Entertainment and Rebellion Publishing have picked up the film rights to Paul Finch’s medieval thriller novel “Stronghold” according to Variety.

Tom Fickling will adapt the screenplay which follows a group of Welsh rebels who rely on their druid magic to bring forth an army of the undead to fight off their English oppressors.

The main character is a young knight who goes against his ruler’s wishes in order to save the daughter of his enemy, lost amidst an unrelenting torrent of revenge-fueled zombies. Jason Kingsley will direct.