JJ Abrams eyes Lance Armstrong biopic
Paramount and Bad Robot secures rights to Juliet Macur's upcoming book
In the wake of his confession to doping, cycling legend Lance Armstrong may be biking his way to the big screen, courtesy of prolific producer JJ Abrams.
Paramount Pictures, Abrams and his Bad Robot partner Bryan Burk recently picked up the rights to "Cycle Of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong," a book proposal by Juliet Macur that is set to be published by HarperCollins, according to Deadline.
The film is still in the very early stages of development, so no writer, director or cast has been attached.
Abrams is readying the release of his latest directorial effort "Star TRek Into Darkness," which hits theaters later this year.
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