Roven, Gartner to produce with Benderspink
Atlas Entertainment has come on board to “Langley High” with Benderspink, two months after the project was announced at Comic-Con.The movie will be produced by Charles Roven and Alex Gartner of Atlas Entertainment and Benderspink. Story centers on a student from Langley High, the school that’s located just 1.7 miles from CIA headquarters. After his father is captured in Russia and disavowed as an agent of the CIA, the student teams up with an undercover CIA agent teacher from his high school and ends up on a mission of revenge. In July, Benderspink and Stephen L’Heureux optioned “Langley High” from creators Tomm Coker and Daniel Freedman. Atlas is a producer on “The Dark Knight Rises” and “Man of Steel” for Warners. Benderspink recently re-upped its first look deal at New Line and is developing “Burt Wonderstone” at New Line and “The Mighty” at Paramount.