Gran Turismo 6

Gran Turismo, one of the most celebrated racing franchises in video game history, is coming to the big screen. This we’ve known this for a while as Social Network/50 Shades of Grey producers Mike De Luca and Dana Brunetti signed onto the Sony franchise over the summer. The move makes sense, based both on the success of the Fast and Furious films and another popular video game franchise, Need for Speed, also heading into theaters.

Now, the next step in the film’s construction has taken place. Alex Tse, who adapted Zack Snyder’s Watchmen film and is rewriting Highlander, has been tapped to pen the screenplay, which is based on a real life competition that allows video game users to eventually build and race their own cars, just like in the game. Read More »

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Gran Turismo 6

Fox’s Turbo got off to a snail-paced start this past weekend, but evidently that isn’t slowing down Hollywood’s affection for very fast cars. Sony has just put into development an adaptation of Gran Turismo, the popular PlayStation game series by Kazunori Yamauchi and Polyphony Digital.

Helping to guide the project to the screen will be Mike De Luca and Dana Brunetti, the producing duo behind Sam Taylor-Johnson’s buzzy Fifty Shades of Grey adaptation. Hit the jump for more details.

 

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