Thor Freudenthal

‘Percy Jackson and The Olympians: The Sea Monsters’ Gets Director Thor Freudenthal

Director Thor Freudenthal has signed on to direct Percy Jackson and The Olympians: The Sea Monsters for 20th Century Fox.

We reported back in March that screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski have come aboard to adapt the screenplay, which is based on Rick Riordan's second novel in the Percy Jackson series. Chris Columbus, who directed Percy Jackson & the Olympians: Lightning Thief, is on board as a producer.

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‘Geek Dad’ Gets Director Thor Freudenthal

Director Thor Freudenthal (Diary of a Wimpy Kid) has signed on to direct the family adventure pic Geek Dad, which the Gotham Group and Gaeta/Rosenzweig Films are partnering to produce.

The project is based on the book by Ken Denmead, which was released last year as "Geek Dad: Awesomely Geeky Pr-ojects and Activities for Dads and Kids to Share." The author's second GeekDad book, "GeekDad's Guide to Weekend Fun" is scheduled for release next week.

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