Screenwriting News (September 11-September 17, 2017)

The week’s writing deals and movie project news.

JJ Abrams and Chris Terrio rewriting “Star Wars: Episode IX” for Walt Disney Pictures.

Christine Boylan adapting comic series “Painkiller Jane” for Lotus Entertainment.

Sean Carter adapting Stephen King short story “Suffer the Little Children” for Voltage Pictures.

Chris Frazier and Charlie Frazier writing action thriller “The Billion Dollar Heist” for Endurance Media and Omega Entertainment.

Jason Fuchs writing “Robotech” for Sony Pictures Entertainment.

Patty Jenkins, Geoff Johns, and Dave Callaham writing “Wonder Woman 2” for Warner Bros. Pictures with Jenkins to direct.

Steve Lemme sells comedy pitch “Bring Your Kid to Work Day” to Chernin Entertainment.

Kenneth Lin adapting documentary “Abacus” for Perfect Storm Entertainment with Justin Lin attached to direct.

Angela Robinson and Terry Moore adapting graphic novel series “Strangers in Paradise”.

Richard Shepard, Eric Charmelo, and Nicole Snyder sets up “The Perfection” with Miramax Films.