Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions "has stepped up to buy a package based on the Dan Simmons horror novel Summer of Night," Deadline reported. Isaac Ezban will direct a script by Ben Poole; Ehren Kruger and Daniel Bobker are producing.
Zak Olkewicz will adapt the Wesley Chu sci fi novel Time Salvager for Paramount, Deadline reported, adding that Michael Bay "is attached to direct, with his Transformers compatriots Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Mark Vahradian producing." Olkewicz is currently adapting the R.L. Stine novel series Fear Street for Fox and Chernin Entertainment, with Leigh Janiak directing.