Director Larry Guterman (“Cats and Dogs”) is attached to helm “Artemis Fowl,” the feature adaptation of the bestselling children’s book.
“Artemis Fowl,” which author Eoin Colfer once described as ” ‘Die Hard’ with fairies,” is the story of a 12-year-old criminal mastermind.
Jane Rosenthal and Robert De Niro’s Tribeca Prods. is producing the project
Miramax co-presidents of production Meryl Poster and Bob Osher oversee the production with VP of creative affairs Jennifer Wachtell. Supervising for Tribeca is VP of development Hardy Justice.
The Endeavor-repped Guterman is also attached to direct “Son of the Mask” for New Line Cinema.