|Tags: based on book, Columbia Pictures, Darren Lemke, FANTASY, goosebumps, kids, Larry Karaszewski, MISC, Scholastic Entertainment, Scott Alexander, Sony Pictures Entertainment|
No official plot yet.
- Rob Letterman (Monsters vs Aliens, Gulliver's Travels) is in talks to direct.
- Darren Lemke (Jack the Giant Killer) is now rewriting the script.
- Writer Carl Ellsworth also scripted Red Eye, Disturbia and The Last House on the Left remake.
- Writing duo Larry Karaszewski and Scott Alexander (Problem Child, Ed Wood, 1408) worked on an early version of the script.
- This project is said to be one the "fast track."
- The producers are aiming to cast child actors with prominent older actors in supporting roles.
- The studio hopes this film will be the start of a new series of films.
- Sony's Columbia Pictures is behind this.
- Scholastic Media's Deborah Forte and Neal Moritz (I Am Legend, Prom Night '08) are producing.
- The novels spawned a Fox Kids television series that ran for four seasons.
- Based on the children's novel series that ran from 1992 to 1997.