Universal hunts ‘Snow White’

Studio making its own version of the classic fairy tale

Universal Pictures wants to be Snow White’s prince.

Going after its own version of the classic fairy tale, the studio has inked a multi-million dollar deal for “Snow White and the Huntsman,” based on a spec script by Evan Daugherty. Joe Roth is producing, while Rupert Sanders is attached to direct.

CAA and UTA have been shopping the project to various studios this week, with several of the majors keenly interested.

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