Ron Howard is in the frame to direct the film
, based on a script by
writer David Guggenheim.
The movie is set in a world where super powers are dished out for one day a year - the number of the title refers to the days a normal guy spends thinking about what he's going to do with those abilities.
Universal pre-emptively bought the script based on a pitch from Guggenheim.
Guggenheim was previously an editor at
but quit his job when he sold the script for
, which has just wrapped and stars Ryan Reynolds and Denzel Washington.