According to Variety, Fox 2000 has bought rights to the upcoming Royce Buckingham novel Demon Keeper for a live-action film that will be produced by AEIAEI's Ken Atchity and ChiChi-Li Wong. The young adult novel will be published by Putnam in the fall.

The story focuses on a Seattle teen who inherits a house filled with mischievous demons. The youth has to keep his charges in the house and thwart the Thin Man, a creepy character who wants to free and exploit them for evil purposes.