In April, it was reported that The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
, a remake project that has been kicking around the studios for over a decade, had new forward momentum. 20th Century Fox had hired a new screenwriter: The Pursuit of Happyness
scribe Steven Conrad
. Now Risky Business
is reporting that Pirates of the Caribbean
series helmer Gore Verbinski
is in talks to direct the film.
The film is to be based on James Thurber
's 1939 ...