EXCLUSIVE: I’m hearing Sony Pictures is in negotiations to acquire Pan, which will be scripted as a starring vehicle for Channing Tatum. He’ll produce as will Reid Carolin and Joe Roth. Billy Ray will write the script, a dark re-imagining of the Peter Pan tale. Tatum is starring for the studio in 21 Jump Street. As for Roth, he’s turning fairy tales into gold, first with Alice in Wonderland, and Oz: The Great and Powerful, the Sam Raimi-directed pic that just locked in James Franco to play the title character.
By MIKE FLEMING JR | Monday March 7, 2011 @ 9:30am PSTTags: 21 Jump Street, Billy Ray, Channing Tatum, Fairy Tales, Joe Roth, Movie Deals, Movies, Sony Pictures
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