Studio acquires revenge script by Parlapanides brothers
Mandate Pictures has decided that there is will be “Hell to Pay” and has acquired the revenge script by Vlas and Charley Parlapanides (“Immortals”).
The spec centers on a man who returns home from the military and becomes the fall guy to settle his father’s gambling debt to the mob.
Relativity’s “Immortals,” which went into production in April, also has a revenge-based plot in which the young warrior Theseus who leads his men into battle with the immortal Greek gods to defeat the elder gods of the Titans to save mankind. Tarsem Singh is helming “Immortals,” which stars John Hurt, Stephen Dorff, Luke Evans, Kellan Lutz, Joseph Morgan, Freida Pinto and Mickey Rourke.
The Parlapanides brothers are repped by WME and Underground.