Warner Bros. has brought on Zack Snyder to direct and produce a remake of The Illustrated Man based on Ray Bradbury's collection of short stories by the same name, according to Variety. Alex Tse (Watchmen) will write the screenplay.
The collection, first published in 1951, is narrated by a mysterious man with living tattoos that predict the future. Rod Steiger starred in the title role for the 1969 big screen adaptation, distributed by Warner Bros.; Claire Bloom co-starred.
Di Novi Pictures and Snyder's production company, Cruel and Unusual Films, are producing the remake.