It’s confirmed; director Scott Waugh (recently co-directed Act of Valor) will be working with DreamWorks on a live-action Need for Speed film.
The racing film based on the popular video game series is scheduled to start filming next year with a 2014 release date. George Gatins and his brother John are currently working on the script, with Steven Spielberg set to produce.
I wonder how close this series will play to the Fast and the Furious franchise, which seems to be having no problems making boat loads of cash. I smell another Battleship…