Paramount Sets Up Buzzy Novel “All Our Wrong Todays”

Credit: Caitlin Cronenberg

Photo: Mastai. Credit: Caitlin Cronenberg

has quickly moved to pick up the film rights to , the buzzy title from this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair.

Written by Toronto-based screenwriter , Todays concerns a man from a utopian alternate universe who ends up marooned in the real 2015 after a time mishap. He then must decide whether he wants to live his new life here or find a way back to his original world.

Said to be a blend of sci-fi, comedy, and romance, Todays will be produced by via her . The project marks one of the first set up at the newly formed shingle, and the first outside her first-look deal at Sony.

Mastai will also script the adaptation of his debut novel, as well as executive produce. The book, which landed a $1.25 million sale for North American rights from Dutton, was brought into the by , who will oversee.

As a screenwriter, Mastai’s credits include the Samuel L. Jackson thriller The Samaritan and the Daniel Radcliffe/Zoe Kazan led rom-com What If.

He’s repped by Gersh.


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