SDCC ’08: Platinum Dunes Project Updates

This weekend we caught up with Platinum Dunes – who is showing the first footage from FRIDAY THE 13TH this afternoon at the San Diego Comic Con – who updated Bloody-Disgusting on all of their upcoming projects including NEAR DARK and THE BIRDS. Read on for the skinny.
Brad Fuller tells us the following updates on their films:

-NEAR DARK: The project is currently on hold.

-THE BIRDS: Martin Campbell is finishing a new story outline right now.

ROSEMARY’S BABY: They’re zeroing in on a writer as the writers continue to pitch (Paramount).

BUTCHERHOUSE CHRONICLES: It was revealed exclusively to Bloody-Disgusting that Paramount Pictures is prepping this film noir, which contain numerous action piece, with Platinum Dunes. It’s a really dark project and a director will be announced soon.