Sony Adapting “RollerCoaster Tycoon”

Sony Pictures Animation has picked up the film rights to Atari video game “RollerCoaster Tycoon” reports Heat Vision.

David Ronn and Jay Scherick (“The Smurfs,” “The Zookeeper”) will pen a script for the live-action/CGI animated adaptation which will create a narrative out of the computer game which had the user playing the manager of a major theme park. The user was also able to design and customize unique roller coasters.

Harald Zwart (“The Karate Kid”) will executive produce and potentially direct the film adaptation.