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Sweep: Universal Pictures to distribute

  • Universal Pictures will adapt "Sweep", the book series by Cate Tiernan, for the big screen.

  • Robert Nelson Jacobs ("Chocolat") will write the script.

  • The story revolves around a 16-year-old girl, Morgan Rowlands, who discovers she is the descendant of a long line of witches. Ultimately, she must decide whether to use her powers for good or evil.

    Wed October 20, 2010 | Source: Variety