Actor-turned-bestselling-author Chris Colfer has a big new project: adapting his own book The Land of Stories, which has been acquired by 20th Century Fox. Colfer will not only be penning the script, however, he’ll also be making his directorial debut.
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Colfer’s books follow twins Alex and Connor as they are magically teleported to a land where fairy tales are real.
DreamWorks has preemptively closed a deal to adapt Roseanne Montillo’s upcoming novel, Phenomenon. The narrative nonfiction details the life of Elizabeth “Betty” Robinson, who won the first Olympic 100-meter dash for women.
Logline: Follows a high school girl whose beloved older sister has died under mysterious circumstances. As a cathartic exercise, she starts writing letters to the dead including Kurt Cobain, Judy Garland, Amelia Earhart and Amy Winehouse which ultimately reveals the painful truth of her past.