November 12, 2005 05:58:26 GMT
Doug Liman will direct "Jumper," an adaptation of the Steven Gold novel that New Regency is fully financing
This is a quite distinct and interesting film. The title is "Jumper." An adaptation of the Steven Gold novel, the drama adventure tells the story of a teenager who discovers he can teleport from one place to another. The 17-year-old protagonist first learns that he can "jump" when he escapes his abusive father.
Will rewrite a script by David Goyer is Jim Uhls with Lucas Foster and Simon Kinberg to produce. In the meantime, Doug Liman has been set to direct. Production of the film reportedly will begin in spring.