Woods to direct ‘Hitman’

Fox has tapped Skip Woods (“Swordfish”) to adapt its feature version of vidgame “Hitman,” with Vin Diesel starring. The story centers on an international assassin, known as Agent 47, who works for a mysterious org dubbed the Agency. Woods, who is getting mid-six figures for the adaptation, wrote and directed the indie film “Thursday” and worked on the remake of “Logan’s Run” at Warner Bros. Fox is looking at “Hitman” as a potential franchise.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More News from Variety