Constantin Film has picked up Martin Jones’ thriller “Second Skin” in a low-six-figure deal, sources said Wednesday.
The project will be produced by Constantin topper Bernd Eichinger.
Anne Marie Gillen and Jody Price, who developed the material with Jones, will exec produce.
Pic is about a young female ex-con who witnesses a murderer disposing of his victim. When forced to take on the identity of the dead woman, the ex-con learns that she was a high-priced call girl involved in a blackmail scheme.
Jones is a co-writer of HBO’s “Prison Stories: Women on the Inside.”
Gillen and Price are currently developing “Nightingale One” for Mandalay Entertainment and “The Diary of Anne Boleyn.”