Johnny Depp may play the famed illusionist in the upcoming ‘The Secret Life of Houdini: The Making of America's First Superhero’.
Max Landis ('Chronicle') is writing a new draft of 'Houdini' for Sony Pictures, and is said to be giving the film a Lovecraftian feel.
Dean Parisot (RED 2) may direct 'Houdini', the illusionist biopic that filmmaker Gary Ross (The Hunger Games) was previously circling.
Oscar-winning actor Adrien Brody has signed on to play legendary illusionist Harry Houdini in an upcoming History Channel miniseries.
Gary Ross may direct an adaptation of William Kalush and Larry Sloman's famous Houdini biography, as the followup to his box office record-breaking 'Hunger Games' movie.