[Movies] Jack Thorne to Write the Script For Sandman Posted by Larry Csonka on 02.26.2014
According to Deadline, Jack Thorne (This is England, How I Live) has been selected to write the screenplay for the big screen adaptation of Sandman. The screenplay will be based on a pitch from David Goyer, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt is set to produce the film with hopes that he'll also star and direct.
Sandman launched DC Comics' Vertigo, and ran for 75 issues starting in 1989. The series, "weaved an episodic anthology, focusing on the allegorical character of Dream and his brothers and sisters, known as the Endless (Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny)."