Relativity, Chelsom Making Eli Webb


Relativity Media has signed on to develop the dark dramedy Eli Webb, with Hannah Montana: The Movie helmer Peter Chelsom in negotiations to direct.

The Hollywood Reporter says the prestige-oriented story concerns a conservative talk show host who is diagnosed with a fatal illness, prompting him to undertake a life examination.

Thompson Evans is penning the script. Chip Diggins & Brooklyn Weaver will produce, with Adam Marshall executive producing.