Marc Forster (World War Z) is set to direct the big screen adaptation of Pierce Brown’s young-adult, sci-fi novel “Red Rising”, as reported by Ace Showbiz.
The book deals with fighting for social justice amidst oppression and secrecy in a futuristic society set in Mars.
Deadline states, “Universal’s Maradith Frenkel and Sara Scott are overseeing. CAA brokered the deal, and Forster’s also repped by Management 360. Pierce is co-repped by Hannah Bowman of Liza Dawson Associates.”