Paramount has optioned Ray Bradbury’s The Martian Chronicles.
The Hollywood Reporter story says John Davis will produce. His company, David Entertainment, has Gulliver’s Travels, Marmaduke and Predator on its resume.
Martian Chronicles was an NBC miniseries in 1980, written by Richard Matheson and featuring Rock Hudson. Since then Steven Spielberg and several others have had turns trying to get it filmed.
[Thanks to John King Tarpinian for the story.]