David R. Ellis (SNAKES ON A PLANE) has been hired to direct 3-D horror sci-fi film HUMPTY DUMPTY, reports VARIETY.
Former New Line exec Mark Ordesky is producing through his recently-started Amber Ent. Suzanne de Passe and Madison Jones of iDream Company and Darry Welch from Instinctive Film are also producing. Fabienne Villette is co-producing.
Billy Majestic wrote the script, about a half-human, half-alien creature who goes on a murderous rampage after his alien mother is abused by rednecks in the South.
Intandem Films in the U.K. is exec producing and selling the film worldwide, with production set to begin in September.
-- By News Editor Annemarie Moody