Apparently pleased with the result of its recent release "Zodiac", Paramount Pictures has appointed the thriller drama's director David Fincher to once again take helming duties for it, this time in a promising feature entitled "The Killer."
A big screen adaptation of a graphic novel by Matz, whose real name is Alexis Nolent, pic focuses on a top assassin suddenly plagued by his conscience and a highly competent cop hot on his tail. Assigned to work on the script is Alesandro Camon, who is currently scripting "The Chancellor Manuscript" also for Paramount.
Meanwhile, Hollywood hunk Brad Pitt is set to produce via his Plan B Entertainment shingle alongside Alexandra Milchan. Pitt and Fincher are known to have made on-screen collaboration for several times, the latest being "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", set for a November, 26, 2008 release.