Grasshopper Jungle

Edgar Wright Locking Down a Deal to Adapt YA Giant Bug Apocalypse Novel ‘Grasshopper Jungle’

by Emma Stefansky April 12, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
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While riding the hype wave for his new action movie Baby Driver, Edgar Wright is looking for his next project. And if a deal is made very soon (which, fingers extremely crossed), this next project is going to be an adaptation of Andrew Smith’s super weird 2014 young adult novel Grasshopper Jungle.

Edgar Wright to Direct 'Grasshopper Jungle' Adaptation

by Britt Hayes July 25, 2014 @ 6:27 PM
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It seems that there's no shortage of job offers for Edgar Wright. Following his departure from Marvel over creative differences on 'Ant-Man,' the director has already gotten back to work -- first with his long-gestating project 'Baby Driver,' and now he's locked his second job: adapting the Young Adult novel 'Grasshopper Jungle,' which sounds like just the kind of weird and wild stuff we want to see from Wright.