Warner Bros has picked up a period thriller pitch from Lucky Number Slevin scribe Jason Smilovic titled The Architect, taking the project off the table. Smilovich, who created and executive produced the TV series My Own Worst Enemy, Karen Sisco, Kidnapped and Bionic Woman, will produce the thriller with Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas and Tyler Mitchell. Marisa Yares also is producing. Sarah Schecter is overseeing for Warner Bros. On the film side, Smilovic, repped by CAA and Madhouse Entertainment, wrote Replay, also for Warner Bros, which has Robert Zemeckis attached to direct.

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