Driver: According to Variety, Impact Pictures is continuing its string of videogame adaptations with Driver, based on Atari's bestselling franchise.

Impact co-founders Jeremy Bolt and Paul Anderson will produce the pic with Constantin Film's Bernd Eichinger from a screenplay by James DeMonaco (The Negotiator, Assault on Precinct 13), Todd Harthan and James Roday.

Impact enjoyed success with 2002's Resident Evil, based on the Capcom game of the same name, and followed with Resident Evil -- Apocalypse, which Sony Screen Gems will release in the U.S. in September. Companies are also producing DOA: Dead or Alive an adaptation of Tecmo's hit fighting game, with Corey Yuen (The Transporter) directing.

Brian B.