Warner Bros. has picked up the rights to Seth Grahame-Smith's (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies) latest novel, Unholy Night. The story puts an action-adventure spin on the Three Wisemen of the Nativity.
Seth Grahame-Smith will adapt the screenplay from his own book, as well as produce alongside KatzSmith partner David Katzenberg and Heyday Films' David Heyman and Jeffrey Clifford.
This will be the third high-profile movie based on a biblical story to go into production at Warner Bros. About this particular project, WB president Greg Silverman stated the following.
"(This is) an incredibly innovative take on a timeless story. We look forward to collaborating with our friends at Heyday and KatzSmith."
Said David Heyman Heyman.
" Seth Grahame-Smith has written a fresh and thrilling novel that is true in spirit to the inspirational story of the Three Wise Men."
Unholy Night is in development .