According to Variety, Platinum Studios and the Shop Prods. have hired Alan McElroy to script Bonesaw, a CG horror feature.

Budgeted at $18 million, Bonesaw is based on Rob Moran's upcoming graphic novel in which a horror-fantasy writer discovers her novels are about to release the hellish creatures she's been writing about into the real world.

McElroy worked with Todd McFarlane, writing both the Spawn feature and the first season of the animated series.

McElroy's other credits include the Fox release The Marine.