It was back in the middle of Comic-Con last year when Warner Brothers announced that it had acquired the screen rights to A Discovery of Witches, the bestselling novel by Deborah Harkness. Now, several months later, this witches brew is finally bubbling.
Ghost House & Universal Diving into Two New Frankenstein Projects; Summit & Columbia Working on Two More!
As a confirmed and proud Frankenstein fanatic, it always warms my heart when more tellings of the legendary tale go into production. Such is the case with the upcoming adaptations of the Peter Ackroyd novel The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein and the Kenneth Oppel novel This Dark Endeavor: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein.
Now this is news that has us grinning from ear-to-ear. Being huge fans of Night Watch, Day Watch, and even Wanted, the thought of director Timur Bekmambetov getting behind a property that we're even bigger fans of (in this case Frankenstein) has brought us to a near fatal horror geekgasm!