Universal Buys Rights to DC Graphic Novel Psycho
Created 06/02/2004 - 23:00
files/pictures/picture-35.jpgUniversal Pictures has secured the screen rights for the DC graphic novel THE PSYCHO, reports VARIETY. The studio has hired Jeffrey Nachmanoff (THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW) to pen the script. Based on a three-issue series by James Hudnall and Dan Brereton, the story is an action-thriller about a government agent who reveals a technology used to genetically transforms people into superhumans.
Hudnall and Brereton will also serve as producers on the film along with Circle of Confusion's David Engel. Lawrence Mattis and Jason Lust will serve as exec producers. Scott Stuber and Jeffrey Kirshenbaum will oversee the flick for Universal.