Sony Pictures is in negotiations to pick up “Pan”, the Peter Pan project which Channing Tatum is attached to star in reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Billy Ray penned the script which explores the origin story of J.M. Barries magical immortal young hero and envisions Pan and Captain Hook as brothers. Joe Roth is set to produce.
Unofficially dubbed “Peter Pan Begins”, the film went out to bidders last week and drew strong interest from at least three parties last week with the Sony deal said to be in the $1 million range.