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Noah Hawley will be making his feature directorial debut with Man Alive. The spec from first-time scribe Joe Greenberg was acquired by 20th Century Fox in a six-figure deal.
Cahill is set to direct the big screen adaptation of Dash Shaw’s graphic novel Doctors. David S. Goyer, who has written numerous comic book films, including The Dark Knight trilogy, Man of Steel, Batman V. Superman, and the upcoming The Sandman, is producing the project.
Follows the literary icons Alan Quatermain, Captain Nemo, Mina Harker, invisible man Rodney Skinner, Secret Service agent Sawyer, Dorian Gray, Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde and the group’s recruiter, M, as an off-color group of outcasts that have to team up and use their powers and skills to save the world from destruction.
Perhaps, the third times a charm for THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN. After a lackluster feature film in 2003, and a failed attempt to kick of f a TV series in 2013, 20th Century Fox and Davis Entertainment have decided to go back to the source, planning to reboot a potential franchise based on Alan Moore’s comic book series.
Immensely in-demand genre director Drew Goddard has been tapped to helm the 20th Century Fox’s sci-fi adaptation, which follows a group of plan crash survivors that discover that they have a complex connection to the past, present, and future.
Logline: A young boy stricken with multiple sclerosis is granted one wish by an alien monkey: to become a Superman-like superhero named Superior, but problems arise when the boy learns that the monkey is no alien at all, but a demon who demands the boy’s soul, lest his wish be undone and he return to his original form.
BBC takes a step back in time for a new period drama, Comedy Central lines up an action/comedy with David Gordon Green & Danny McBride, HBO makes it official with Tea Leoni, and another once-upon-a-cancelled Fox animation thrives again.