8/7/12 - Dennis Gansel is in
negotiations to direct supernatural horror project Grim
Night for Universal Pictures, according to The Hollywood
Written by Brandon Bestenheider and Allen Bey, the script's
premise centers on how one night every year, strange
creatures attack Earth and kill thousands, targeting
different place with no one knowing why. The story centers
on a family in small town America that gets attacked and has
to defend themselves.
Marc Platt is producing with Adrienne Biddle and
Bryan Bertino of Unbroken Films.
Director of development Anikah McLaren will oversee
the project for the studio.