“Elizabeth” director Shekhar Kapur is set to take the helm of the epic adventure Tiger's Curse reports Variety
An adaptation of the young-adult novel by Colleen Houck,
the story follows a 17-year-old girl who takes a temp job caring for a
white tiger at the local circus. She soon discovers that the tiger is a
cursed Indian prince who turns into a man for only 24 minutes per day.
Their quest to end the curse leads them through exotic Indian locales
and brushes with Hindu gods.
"The Vampire Diaries" showrunner Julie Plec wrote the adapted script
Kapur, Raphael Kryszek, Jesse Israel, Bill Johnson and Jim Seibel will produce.