[News Bites] David R. Ellis Gets On ‘Sprawl’ While Silver Orchestrates ‘Home Invasion’

It’s an “in development” edition of News Bites!! Shark Night and Final Destination 2 director David R. Ellis will be helming Sprawl, a horror thriller, for Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Pictures. The project – which has no logline as of yet – will most likely be distributed through Universal.

In other development news, Silver Pictures is embarking on a Home Invasion. Produced by Joel Silver, Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman the film is said to be inspired by The Strangers, which Rona and Heineman worked on together a few years back. Joseph Dembner is writing the script about a dysfunctional family that falls victim to mysterious and sinister home intruders.