Fox 2000 picks up “Capsule” sci-fi spec

Fox 2000 picks up “Capsule” sci-fi spec

PanARMENIAN.Net - 20th Century Fox has picked up Capsule, a sci-fi spec by Ian Shorr that has Matthias Hoene attached to direct, The Hollywood Reporter said.

Hutch Parker and John Zaozirny are attached to produce with Parker producing through his Hutch Parker Entertainment banner.

Based on an original story by Hoene, Capsule centers on a young man whose life is turned upside down when he mysteriously begins to receive metallic capsules containing messages from his future self.

Steve Asbell will oversee the project for the studio. Aaron Ensweiler will shepherd the project for Hutch Parker Entertainment.

Shorr (UTA, Mosaic, Morris Yorn) wrote the 2008 indie horror movie Splinter and has Cristo, a futuristic re-telling of The Count of Monte Cristo set up at Warners. His horror thriller script The Operator is in pre-production with Zaozirny and Jimmy Miller producing.

Hoene (Gersh, Partizan, Lichter Grossman) directed the comedic horror flick Cockneys vs Zombies for Studio Canal.

Parker is a producer on Fox’s The Wolverine, which opens July 26.

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