According to Variety, Coach Carter helmer Thomas Carter will direct Freedom House for Warner Bros. Pictures.

Freedom Houseis based on the story of Freedom House Enterprises, an organization that trained residents of Pittsburgh's poorest neighborhood to become the first modern-day paramedics.

Stephen David wrote the script from his pitch, which was rewritten by Barbershop scribe Don Scott. Warners senior VP Polly Cohen supervises development.

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