MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN (FILM RIGHTS) ***BIDDING WAR ENSUING***

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MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN, the hot new book from author , is heating up as territories are taken off the table, with Fox already making a pre-emptive bid!

Now into:

  • Chernin Entertainment – into Fox
  • Roy Lee – into Warner Bros.
  • ContraFilm – into MGM and New Line
  • Brad Weston – into Paramount
  • Mark Gordon Company – into Dreamworks and Disney
  • Barry Josephson – into Universal
  • Original – into Sony

Out from , and Heroes & Villains Entertainment, the adventure/fantasy is pitched as being in the vein of “Harry Potter” : A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores its abandoned bedrooms and hallways, it becomes clear that the children were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a deserted island for good reason. And somehow–impossible though it seems–they may still be alive.

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