'In Treatment' thesp signs on for Fox pic

20th Century Fox has found its first lead for supernatural drama “Chronicle,” tapping “In Treatment” thesp Dane DeHaan.

Josh Trank will make his feature directorial debut from a script penned by Max Landis. John Davis and Adam Schroeder will produce.

While studio is keeping most project details under wraps, pic follows three Portland teens after they develop powers from exposure to a mysterious substance.

DeHaan is repped by CAA.

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