Scott Frank wrote the original script for the biopic. This new draft is telling the magician's life story with an H.P. Lovecraft influence.
Noah Oppenheim wrote the screenplay based on a book that alleges the world famous illusionist was also a British spy.
Brian Selznick's young adult novel follows a boy that idolizes the world famous escape artist.
Noah Oppenheim is adapting this biography, which alleges the legendary magician also served as a British spy.
Francis Lawrence will direct this biopic about the famed escape artist, who tries to uncover a gorgeous spiritualist as a fraud, until he falls for her.
The Water for Elephants director is in talks for Sony's long-gestating project about the legendary magician.
Jeff Nathanson had previously been attached to adapt this biography of the magician, who also performed missions as a spy for Britain.
He will write and direct an adaptation based on a novel about the escape artists life.
Eventual movie is planned as an action franchise.
Mark Waters directing the story of the famous magician.
An adventure film about the famous illusionist.
Rachel Weisz in negotiations to co-star as the magician's mistress.