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Screenwriter Hillary Seitz has been brought on to rewrite Heist Society for Lionsgate. The crime thriller, based on the Ally Carter novel of the same name, is being produced by Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman.
Banks will star in and produce the Universal comedy from writer Victoria Strouse with Behind the Mask creator Josh Greenbaum set to direct.
Hercules writer Evan Spiliotopoulos has signed on to write Sony’s latest franchise reboot, Charlie’s Angels. Elizabeth Banks previously signed on to direct in September.
The project is an adaptation of the bestselling novel by Kate Atkinson. Vasko appeared on both the 2014 Hit List and Black List for her lauded dramedy spec Situation Comedy, which is currently in development with Jason Reitman and Helen Estabrook’s Right of Way Films.
Banks is being courted by Sony to lend some of her magic so Charlie and his Angels can be brought back from the dead.
The workplace comedy series will be set in a college dorm.
Logline: Centers on Katrina Bishop, a young woman who hails from an extended family of master thieves, has left her criminal life behind. But when her father is the prime suspect in an art collection robbery, she assembles a crew to track down the art and steal it back.