Universal will turn Stephen King's Dark Tower novel series into a massive film/TV project. Ron Howard has already agreed to direct the first film as well as the first season of the television series. Brian Grazer will produce and Akiva Goldsman will pen the script.
Howard's next directorial gig is The Dilemma, a story about infidelity featuring Vince Vaughn, Channing Tatum. Kevin James and Jennifer Connelly.