‘The Son,’ an OWA based on the yet-to-be-released Jo Nesbø novel, has sold screen rights to Warner Bros. Pictures. The story follows a man who is currently in prison for crimes he did not commit. While he is locked up, he learns that his father, who was assumed to be a corrupt cop who committed suicide, is actually an innocent man and a victim of murder. He escapes from prison to avenge his father.
SOLD – Film Rights: ‘The Son’ screen rights go to Warner Bros.
November 9, 2012