Paramount bought the rights to The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Appian Way’s Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson will produce The Sandcastle Empire movie.
It’s 2049 in The Sandcastle Empire, and the Earth is at a breaking point due to climate change. The Wolfpack overthrows the government and takes control – but it can all be brought down by a girl named Eden, who escapes a Wolfpack labor camp.
Sometimes you slip into barre class for a bit, & when you leave…there’s been a VERY EXCITING SURPRISE ANNOUNCEMENT. pic.twitter.com/4iZ8mYyOWa
— Kayla Olson (@olsonkayla) February 2, 2016
The Sandcastle Empire has been sold to a publisher, though the details have yet to be announced.
[EDIT] We originally stated that The Sandcastle Empire was still on submission; the manuscript has been bought by a publisher, though the details have yet to be revealed. Our apologies – and thanks for correcting us, Kayla!