Variety reports that the film adaptation of the Oni Press graphic novel 'The Damned' now has a screenwriter. David DiGilio ('Eight Below') has been tapped to write the script, based on the comics by Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt.
'The Damned' follows a Los Angeles detective who discovers that a new gang with ties to the supernatural has infiltrated the city.
Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald ('Men in Black') are producing. Eric Gitter is also producing for Oni Press. Peter Schwerin will exec produce.