Screen Gems Haunted By “Phantom”

Screen Gems has picked up Dave Lease and Megan Hinds’ comedy spec script “The Black Phantom” says Variety.

The story follows a double-crossed Caucasian mob hitman turns for help to an unlikely source: the title character, an African-American hitman who was hired to kill him.

Doug Aarniokoski makes his directorial debut on the project. Will Packer will produce.