According to THR, Uziel is adapting the sci-fi novel for Paramount which is set to star Hailee Steinfeld. Produced by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire, the film is about a kid who forgets everything.
The book, which was published in June, will be adapted by Uziel who recently sold The Kitchen Sink, a comedy and has been writing the Mortal Kombat reboot for New Line.
Steinfeld is known for being the star of the 2010 version of True Grit. That film made $250 Million and earned a few Oscar nominations. She is currently set to star in a version of Romeo and Juliet.