EuropaCorp is in early talks with “The Incredible Hulk” helmer Louis Leterrier, but is keeping a tight lid on project details, making people come to EuropaCorp’s Cannes office in person to take a peek at the script.
Some bizzers familiar with the package have described it as a mermaid adventure film, often referring to the pic just as “Mermaid.”
The listed French shingle, which handles production, domestic distribution, international sales and operates a mega-studio, has been powering up high-profile English-language films in the last 18 months, notably Besson-directed crime thriller “Malavita,” starring Robert de Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer and exec produced by Martin Scorsese; McG’s “Three Days To Kill,” toplining Kevin Costner; and Besson-helmed “Lucy,” toplining Scarlett Johansson.
Leterrier last directed Summit Ent. thriller “Now You See Me.”
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CAA and Management 360 rep Leterrier.