Tod Williams To Helm “Cell” Adaptation

Tod ‘Kip’ Williams (“Paranormal Activity 2”) is attached to direct the film adaptation of Stephen King’s novel “Cell” at Cargo Entertainment.

The story centers on a graphic artist (John Cusack) who struggles to reach his wife and son in the aftermath of a devastating pulse transmitted through a mobile phone network.

King and Adam Alleca (“The Last House on the Left”) adapted the script. Richard Saperstein, Brian Witten and Shara Kay will produce, and shooting kicks off in May.

Source: Screen Daily