Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Gregg Hurwitz's "They're Watching," the movie

At his website, Gregg Hurwitz reports that rights to his latest thriller, They're Watching, have been snapped up by David Dobkin (The Wedding Crashers, Shanghai Nights, Clay Pigeons) and Jeff Kleeman’s Big Kid Pictures, with an eye for Dobkin to direct.

And at My Book, The Movie, Hurwitz shares some ideas about who might star in the adaptation:
As for the leads who we'll go after, there are a lot of good options. Someone who is believable as an ordinary guy makes sense -- an Everyman. Which brings to mind Tobey Maguire or Jake Gyllenhaal. Another route would be...[read on]
Learn more about the book and author at Gregg Hurwitz's website and blog.

My Book, The Movie: The Crime Writer.

The Page 69 Test: Trust No One.

Writers Read: Gregg Hurwitz.

The Page 69 Test: They're Watching.

My Book, The Movie: They're Watching.

--Marshal Zeringue