Sony Sets Up Yet Another 'Dracula' Movie With 'Mirror Mirror' Writer


Sony Sets Up Yet Another 'Dracula' Movie With 'Mirror Mirror' Writer


'Snow White and the Huntsman' producing team are tapped to produce the film right after Sony Pictures acquired scribe Jason Keller's pitch that follows the origin of Vlad the Impaler.

Another movie version of Dracula tale will likely hit the big screen in a foreseeable future. Deadline reported that Sony Pictures is currently developing a period film about the origin of legendary Vlad the Impaler after acquiring a pitch from "Mirror Mirror" screenwriter Jason Keller.

It was said that Sony has signed six figures against seven figures deal with Keller. Multiple insiders additionally revealed that the studio aims to design the project as a period franchise. While no director has been sealed for the gigs, "Snow White and the Huntsman" producing team, Joe Roth and Palak Patel, will serve as the producers for the yet-to-be-titled project.

The untitled Dracula Sony project becomes one of the same theme movies that have been developed at several studios recently. Universal Pictures also prepares a new take on "Dracula Year Zero" with Gary Shore serving as the helmer. There is also an "apocalyptic contemporary" Dracula movie project which Guillermo del Toro will helm after he finishes "Pacific Rim".

Keller himself is currently attached to another vampire movie, which is based on Justin Cronin's book "The Passage for Matt Reeves" about government experiments on terminally ill people who spreads a plague of vampires. His other project is rewriting the script for Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger's "The Tomb (2014)".

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Aaron Hernandez Allegedly Left Suicide Note for His Jailhouse Gay Lover
  2. Khloe Kardashian Flashes Lace Bra and Panties. See Her Red Hot Look!
  3. 'Outlander' Stars Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe Bring On-Screen Romance to Real Life in Cape Town
  4. Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn Got Caught by Police While Having Sex During Their First Date
  5. Kim Kardashian Flaunts Her Tempting Figure in These Bedazzled 'Bedtime' Bikini Snaps
  6. 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and Release Date Officially Announced
  7. 'Avatar' Sequels Release Dates Unveiled
  8. 'Convinced It's Magic,' Khloe Kardashian Sleeps in Tristan Thompson's Jersey Before Playoffs
  9. Jaden Smith Plans to Release K-Pop Single This Year
  10. Get a Look at Denzel Washington in 'Inner City' Set Photos

CELEBS PHOTO