Wednesday, March 08, 2006

Avary and Gaiman Fall Into Paramount's "Black Hole" ...

SNEAK PEEK Roger "Pulp Fiction" Avary and Neil "MirorMask" Gaiman are writing "Black Hole", described as a horror-romance feature that Alexandre Aja will direct for Paramount Pictures. MTV Films, Plan B and Kevin Messick are producing. "Black Hole" is a 10-year, 12-issue comic book series written/illustrated by Charles Burns. When the work was completed last year, it was collected into a graphic novel, noted as Entertainment Weekly's top 10 works of fiction for 2005. Premise of the story follows a group of high school students whose lives are altered drastically when they come into contact with 'the bug'.