[Movies] Writer and Director Found For Hot Wheels Movie
Posted by Joseph Lee on 10.18.2013
For Legendary Pictures...
Coming Soon reports that Legendary Pictures has hired Simon Crane and writer Paul Attanasio for their Hot Wheels movie, based on the Mattel toy cares. Attanasio will rewrite the draft by Art Marcum and Matt Holloway (Iron Man, Summit's Highlander reboot). Joe Roth, Palak Patel, and Sam Mercer of Roth Films will produce. Alex Garcia is overseeing the film for Legendary.
Crane was the second unit director on World War Z and Edge of Tomorrow. Attanasio rewrote Scarface for Universal and wrote the screenplay for The Sum of All Fears. He was nominated for an Oscar for his work on Quiz Show and Donnie Brasco. He also created the show House.