According to Variety Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures and Platinum Studios have tapped Ryuhei Kitamura (Midnight Meat Train) to direct Magdalena. The film is based on a comicbook character from Top Cow.
Holly Brix will be writing the screenplay. Starring in the film will be Jenna Dewan (Magdalena) and Luke Goss.
The Magdelena character first came on the comicbook scene in 1998. She is a descendant of Jesus Christ and Mary Magdalene. Magdalena can look into the heart of humans and offer them the choice of redeeming their sins.