Fox 2000 remaking De Palma's 'The Fury'
Variety reports that Brian McGreevy and Lee Shipman will write the new version of the supernatural horror film.
The remake focuses on a man with kinetic abilities who is abducted by government officials hoping to harness his powers.
De Palma's original, based on a novel by John Farris, starred Kirk Douglas, John Cassavetes and Amy Irving. The director later went on to helm Scarface, The Untouchables and Mission: Impossible.
Screenwriters McGreevy and Shipman landed the job based on their serial killer script Of Every Wickedness.