Writer Carl Ellsworth Gets Goosebumps


Screenwriter Carl Ellsworth (Disturbia, upcoming Red Dawn) will write the screenplay for Columbia Pictures’ Goosebumps, a live-action feature based on the R.L. Stine book series.

Neal Moritz is producing through his Original Film banner with Deborah Forte of Scholastic Entertainment.

The “Goosebumps” series have sold more than 300 million copies worldwide, second only to the “Harry Potter” series in total sales.

Screenwriters Larry Karaszewski and Scott Alexander (1408) previously worked on adapting the material.