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"Believe It or Not" Resurrected!

December 18, 2006 (9:27 am) GMT
Paramount Pictures has ultimately concluded to pull out the project from the shelves with Steve Oedekerk re-writing the script.

The dust on "" finally is cleared. Paramount Pictures has decided to bring back the project to development and appointed "" scribe Steve Oedekerk to make a re-writing of the project's script previously penned by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski.

Eyeing a winter 2008 production start in China for a 2009 release, the flick delightfully still sees and Tim Burton remain in place as the lead star and the director, respectively, with Kenneth Atchity, Jim Jacks, Sean Daniel, and Richard D. Zanuck producing.

One of the most ambitious features hatched by the studio, the flick was stalled months before its fall production start after the execs were said to face the prospect of a China shoot with a budget north of $150 million. At that time, Burton and Carey were also still coming up with ideas that necessitated a significant rewrite of the script.

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