According to The Hollywood Reporter, Douglas Cook and David Weisberg will be writing Nick Ratchet. This is one of Stan Lee's POW Entertainment projects that has been set up at Disney.

The film is a mystery thriller that focuses on a struggle between an ignored police officer and his rugged "online alter-ego, a tough avatar cop named Nick Ratchet."

Richard LaGravenese will be directing "Ratchet," which is an original idea of Lee's.