Wiseman directs supernatural thriller Black Chapter


Len Wiseman (“Total Recall”, “Underworld”) will direct supernatural thriller “Black Chapter”.

Zak Penn, who wrote “The Avengers” and “The Incredible Hulk”, penned the screenplay which is based on a story Penn wrote with Wiseman.

It centres on an FBI agent who experiences a classified military program that uses paranormal abilities to train its operatives.

Skydance Prods. will produce and co-finance the pic with Sketch Films.

“Len and Zak have created a truly original piece of science fiction that reimagines the spy genre set in the world of the supernatural,” said David Ellison of Skydance in a statement. “This is exactly the type of original storytelling that we want to produce, and I am thrilled to be in business with both of them.”