'Glee' co-producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa in talks to pen new script
Ellen Greene. A versatile scribe who is active in film, TV, theater and comicbooks, Aguirre-Sacasa was recently hired by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire banner to adapt Megan Shepherd’s upcoming young adult novel “Madman’s Daughter.” He rewrote the book for the Broadway show “Spider Man: Turn Off the Dark” and has been widely credited with making the show a success. He also penned the script for MGM/Screen Gems’ remake of “Carrie,” based on the Stephen King novel. In addition to serving as a co-producer on Fox’s hit series “Glee,” Aguirre-Sacasa co-wrote the first season of Marvel’s new “Fantastic Four” comicbook with David Marquez. Platt recently produced “Drive” and is currently in pre-production on Akiva Goldsman’s “Winter’s Tale” and the Mark Wahlberg-Denzel Washington vehicle “2 Guns.” Aguirre-Sacasa is repped by WME, while Gordon-Levitt is repped by CAA.