Joe Ballarini has been hired to rewrite the graphic novel adaptation “Atlantis 7” for Walden Media which Dean Parisot is attached to direct and Shawn Levy to produce. Adam F. Goldberg and Robert Nelson Jacobs already worked on the screenplay.
The story follows a military code breaker in search of his absentee father and an elite military Navy SEAL force who’re in search of the mythical city of Atlantis. [Source: Deadline]
Image/Millennium has acquired Richard Blaney and Gregory Small’s spec script “Playing Dirty”. The story follows a young law student who learns to let loose after meeting a sexy and mysterious stranger.
Things go awry when he finds himself the target of her psychotic plans. [Source: Deadline]
Millennium Films and Dobre Films are teaming up for Ric Roman Waugh’s action-oriented psychological thriller “P.O.V.”
Tony Mosher has been hired to do a re-write on Christian Parkes’ script about an assassin who decides not to kill his target and the consequences of that decision. [Source: Deadline]
Chris Paciello Biopic
Atlas Entertainment is currently developing a script based on the life of Chris Paciello with “You Don’t Know Jack” scribe Adam Mazer penning it.
The story will follow Paciello, the charismatic nightclub impresario who made Miami’s South Beach one of the hottest party destinations in the world. [Source: Deadline]
The Life List
Fox 2000 has optioned film rights to Lori Nelson Spielman’s debut novel “The Life List” which Hutch Parker will produce. A writer is being sought.
The story follows a young woman embark on a year-long journey of self-discovery after her mother passes away and leaves her an inheritance with one big stipulation – she must complete the items on a “life list” of goals she made for herself when she was 14. [Source: Deadline]