MUMBAI: Penn, who last directed Into the Wild in 2007,
is reportedly in talks to helm Crazy for the Storm,
Warner Bros' adaptation of the survival memoir by Norman
film tells the story of Norman's unique relationship
with his father who forced him into the world of extreme
surfing and competitive downhill skiing beginning at
the age of three. But it was those close skills that
allowed a 11-year-old Norman to survive a plane crash
in the midst of a blizzard in the San Gabriel mountain.
Will Fetters has written the script for the adaptation
that is being produced by Billy Gerber, Robn Weisbach
and Fonda Snyder.
who is starring in Warners' Gangster Squad, has several
projects in hand. Among them are The Comedian, a dramedy
that stars Robert De Niro and Kristen Wiig.