Joel Schumacher has signed on to direct "The Number 23" for New Line Cinema
Joel Schumacher has chosen his number for New Line Cinema and it's going to be "The Number 23." Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson have both tapped to produce the film, which screenplay written by Fernley Phillips. In the meantime, Brooklyn Weaver will serve as executive producer.
"The Number 23" tells about a man who becomes obsessed and haunted upon reading a book that seems to be about his life but ends with a murder. The number 23 is woven throughout the plot. Set to play the main role is actor Jim Carrey.