Krauss to direct actioner
Maverick Films has bought spec script “Shoot” from writing duo Ron Krauss and Tom Hietter, and has set Krauss to direct.Actioner is set in the underground world of contemporary gunslingers. Storyline follows a young shooter who seeks out and challenges the sport’s undefeated veteran. Pic is set to begin shooting in late fall in New Mexico. Producers are Guy Oseary, Brent Emergy and Maverick prexy Mark Morgan. Krauss, a commercial and musicvideo director, made a splash on the fest circuit with his short film “Puppies for Sale.” Maverick Films is co-producing an English-language remake of Korean box office hit “My Sassy Girl” with Gold Circle Films and Vertigo. Company also is producing “The Stepfather” for Screen Gems and “Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief” for Fox 2000.