Gough and Millar to Pen Number Four

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DreamWorks Studios has hired “Smallville” alums Al Gough and Miles Millar to write I Am Number Four, the screen adaptation of the James Frey and Jobie Hughes novel, says Variety.

Michael Bay will produce and possibly direct the film. Chris Bender and JC Spink of BenderSpink will be executive producers.

HarperCollins Children’s Books is publishing the book, about a group of nine aliens who flee to Earth, disguised as teenagers, when their home planet is destroyed.