Legendary Pictures Takes on 'Brilliance' Adaptation

Marcus Sakey's upcoming sci-fi novel is set in an alternate present day, where one percent of children are born with super powers.

Legendary Pictures takes Brilliance
Legendary Pictures takes Brilliance
Legendary Pictures has picked up rights to Marcus Sakey's upcoming sci-fi novel titled Brilliance. The book is scheduled to hit shelves this July.

The sci-fi tale is set in an alternate present day environment, where one percent of newborns, called Brilliants, have super human powers. The story centers on a federal agent, who utilizes his special ability to become a hunter of terrorists and prevents a savant enemy's attempt to provoke a civil war.

Oz: The Great and Powerful's Joe Roth and Palak Patel are producing.

No production schedule has been released.

Brilliance is in development and stars Noomi Rapace. The film is directed by Julius Onah.



Sources: Deadline

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  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

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