CANNES — Spelling Films and Trilogy Entertainment Group have picked up Bruce C. McKenna’s spec “Chaos” for an undisclosed sum, sources said Friday.

Project is a thriller in the vein of “Three Days of the Condor” about a scientist who discovers that his invention is being used in a dangerous way.

Trilogy partners John Watson, Richard B. Lewis and Pen Densham will produce under their deal with Spelling. John-Michael Maas, who brought the spec to Trilogy, will also produce.

McKenna was repped in the deal by manager Andrew Tennenbaum of Flashpoint Entertainment and attorney Paul Sandberg.

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