March 07, 2006 07:38:14 GMT
Universal Pictures has acquired "Once and Future King," a comedy pitch that Scott Marshall Smith will write
Do you know what's coming? It's the comedy "Once and Future King". Universal Pictures has acquired the movie, which is about to be written by Scott Marshall Smith, and so is ready to start working on the project.
"Once and Future King" concerns the tumult felt in the British royal family after it's discovered that an Australian farmer is the rightful king of England. It is inspired by the true story of Mike Hastings, who now bears the title of the 14th Earl of Loudoun.
Gives hand at producing is Gary Foster who will produce through the newly formed Krasnoff Foster Productions.