The director of the upcoming summer release Jurassic World will direct for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment based on an original screenplay by novelist Gregg Hurwitz.
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment (SKE) will finance and co-produce with Double Nickel Entertainment.
Kimmel himself will produce Book Of Henry with Double Nickel’s Jenette Kahn and Adam Richman. SKE’s Carla Hacken and Jim Tauber are executive producers.
Production will kick off in New York in September. Plot details remain under wraps.
Trevorrow rose to fame with Sundance 2012 breakout Safety Not Guaranteed and will direct and co-write Intelligent Life for DreamWorks next year.
SKE recently sold rom-com Sleeping With Other People starring Jason Sudeikis to IFC.
Its upcoming features include Age Of Adeline via Lionsgate and Demolition starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Naomi Watts through Fox Searchlight.