Kem Nunn's novel Pomona Queen has been optioned for the big screen. According to Variety, Shoreline Entertainment has hired Jeremiah Chechik to direct the film.
The book revolves around Earl Dean. He is a broken-hearted door-to-door vacuum cleaner salesman who happens to knock on the wrong door. Before he knows what happened, he is embroiled in a stranger's manic quest to avenge the death of a brother. The story takes place over the course of one night.
Christopher Doyle is set to be the cinematographer. Shooting should begin before the end of the year.