EXCLUSIVE: We can allow you to know first that Maze Runner franchise filmmaker Wes Ball is linked to mumble Paramount Photos’ adaptation of Audacious Comedian’s Harbinger, which remains in model at the studio.
The amusing follows a neighborhood of teens with superpowers who crawl up in opposition to the corporate that tried to use their abilities.
Andrew Lanham, who co-wrote the $432M-grossing Shang-Chi and the Story of the Ten Rings, is adapting the most latest iteration of the venture.
The Melrose Lot took Harbinger in September 2019 as the venture’s producer Neal Moritz has a foremost glimpse deal at Paramount.
Ball’s Oddball Entertainment, as Slit-off date first reported, has a foremost glimpse deal at Paramount. Ball and Joe Hartwick Jr. are producing for Oddball, whereas Moritz and Toby Jaffe are producing for Fashioned Movie. Dan Mintz is producing for Audacious Entertainment.
At one level in time when the venture became once at Sony, Dylan O’Brien and Noah Centineo had been circling. At this level in time, Paramount hasn’t had any talks with skills as Harbinger remains in the works. Ball has a reboot of Planet of the Apes, which he’s linked to mumble, over at Disney, but I remember that a script is currently being labored on by the filmmaker and Josh Friedman.
Ball directed the $948M-plus world grossing YA franchise adaptation, Maze Runner at 20th Century Fox. Lanham’s old feature writing credit encompass Appropriate Mercy, the Vincent D’Onofrio directed western, The Kid, The Glass Fort and The Shack.
Ball is repped by WME and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman, Smelkinson & Christopher. Lanham is repped by UTA and Ziffren Brittenham.