Working Title Build “The Snowman”

Working Title Films has picked up the film rights to Jo Nesbo’s “The Snowman”, the seventh novel in his detective Harry Hole book series reports Deadline.

Set in the Norwegian capital of Oslo, the story follows Hole’s investigating a woman’s disappearance and the trademark of a possible serial killer that has been left behind – a disturbing looking snowman with the victim’s scarf wrapped around its neck.

Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner will produce. Various attempts have been made before to adapt the property, but the author has declined in the past.