This week’s book to movie news is…
Taylor Lautner To Star In
Incarceron based on the Young Adult novels by Catherine Fisher is being made into film.
“Deadline reports that Fox 2000 will be the studio behind this feature and that Mr. Lautner may play a role as producer as well as acting in the project.” (Source)
More about the book:
Incarceron — a futuristic prison, sealed from view, where the descendants of the original prisoners live in a dark world torn by rivalry and savagery. It is a terrifying mix of high technology — a living building which pervades the novel as an ever-watchful, ever-vengeful character, and a typical medieval torture chamber — chains, great halls, dungeons. A young prisoner, Finn, has haunting visions of an earlier life, and cannot believe he was born here and has always been here. In the outer world, Claudia, daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, is trapped in her own form of prison — a futuristic world constructed beautifully to look like a past era, an imminent marriage she dreads. She knows nothing of Incarceron, except that it exists. But there comes a moment when Finn, inside Incarceron, and Claudia, outside, simultaneously find a device — a crystal key, through which they can talk to each other. And so the plan for Finn’s escape is born …
What do you think?
Will you watch it? I sure will!