'World' writer Hedges ankles WMA
Creative Artists Agency has signed screenwriter, novelist and playwright Peter Hedges.
Hedges was until recently repped at the William Morris Agency by agent Michael Peretzian — who himself ankled the shop for CAA in February.
Best known for scripting the Lasse Hallstrom-helmed Par pic “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,” and most recently, the Sigourney Weaver starrer, “A Map of the World,” Hedges’ newest screenplay, “Diary of a Lost Boy,” is in development at Fox Searchlight.
Hedges also penned legiters “Good as New” and “Baby Anger.”