Frankenstein returns… to New Orelans???

Dean Koontz’s popular Frankenstein book series will be turned into a movie.

 

According to Variety, Ralph Winter (X-Men) and Terry Botwick’s 1019 Entertainment production company has secured the rights to Koontz’s bestsellers, which sees the eponymous doctor and his monster in present-day New Orleans:

 

“These books have enough twists and turns to keep the public coming back to the theatres for many years to come,” Winter and Botwick said.

 

American author Koontz has published three novels – Prodigal Son, City Of Night and Dead And Alive – is currently working on a fourth book in the series, which is expected to hit shelves this summer.