The film is based on the graphic novel of the same name, which was written by Cole Haddon and published in 2011.
““The Strange Case of Hyde” follow Dr. Jekyll, after he is allegedly rehabilitated, and released from prison to help hunt a new monster who appears to be using an improved version of the infamous Hyde serum.”
The film is being produced by Dark Horse Entertainment, Skydance Productions and the Mark Gordon Company.
The now classic characters Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde first appeared in a novella by Robert Louis Stevenson in 1886.
Torres came on board recently to re-write the script for Akira for Appian Way.