The source material, written by Doug TenNapel, centers on a young, friendless boy who loses his golden retriever in a car accident, prompting him to go to his grandfather’s dairy farm where he befriends a T-Rex. Cale Boyter and Mary Parent will produce.
McCarthy last directed “Win Win” and “The Visitor” and his next project is “The Cobbler.”
He is repped by Gersh.
Source: Hollywood Reporter