The project was announced at Tuesday at the Toronto Film Festival.
Script by tyro writer Michael Roberts follows 19-year-old Olivia and a group of highly trained street urchins. Upon accepting a kidnapping job, they find themselves in the middle of a turf war between warring criminal factions.
Project will combine Dickensian elements with a Gothic backdrop.
Boss Media bought the project in a preemptive bid last weekend. The company, a partnership
between Mancuso and Gores, financed and produced the romantic comedy “Ten Year,” which is also premiering at the fest.
De Luca’s a producer on Sony’s “Moneyball,” which premiered Friday at TIFF, and on “The Social Network.”
Project was introduced to Jennifer Nieves at Boss Media by McKeon Myones Management, which reps Greene.
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Paradigm reps Boss Media, Mancuso and Gores.