Deadliest Warrior: Payne and McKay to write
- John D. Payne and Patrick McKay have signed on to write the screenplay of "The Deadliest Warrior" for Paramount Pictures.
The film will be an adaptation of a Spike TV series that pits past warriors in hypothetical battles.
Shawn Levy is producing and might direct.
Thu January 20, 2011 | Source: Variety
Deadliest Warrior: Paramount to develop the bigscreen transfer
- Paramount Pictures and Shawn Levy's 21 Laps Entertainment are developing a big screen adaptation of Spike TV's series "Deadliest Warrior".
- The nonfiction episodes pit historical warriors against one another in battle, i.e., Attila the Hun vs. Alexander the Great.
- Shawn Levy may direct.
Wed September 15, 2010 | Source: Variety