Instant Karma: Sony Pictures Animation to distribute
Sony Pictures Animation has acquired the rights to the a live action/CGI project "Instant Karma" from New Line Cinema.
Paul Hernandez will direct from a scrip that he wrote.
The story follows a misguided safecracker from New Orleans through his life lessons from a near-death experience only to find himself reincarnated as a fly. As the hero does good deeds to improve his karma, he moves up the food chain through a variety of animals, such as a frog, raccoon and dog, trying to get back to his human body and the woman he loves.