Washington, Jones To Produce “Goldie Vance”

20th Century Fox is lining up a family film franchise based on BOOM! Studios’ female detective graphic novel series “Goldie Vance”.

Created by Eisner award-winning writer Hope Larson and artist Brittney Williams, the story is set at a historical Miami resort, follows sixteen-year-old precocious mixed-race teen Goldie Vance.

The detail-oriented teenager has ambitions of becoming the hotel’s in-house detective, but getting embroiled in uncovering an international crime ring will challenge her in ways she never imagined.

Actress Rashida Jones will adapt and direct the feature which “Scandal” star Kerry Washington’s Simpson Street company will produce alongside Ross Richie and Stephen Christy.

Source: Deadline