Director John Hughes died of a heart attack at the age of 59 on August 6. Hughes wrote and directed Ferris Bueller's Day Off. He also wrote Pretty in Pink, Home Alone, National Lampoon's Vacation and The Breakfast Club.
Once more, with moxy.
News that Paramount purchased the script is apparently false.
Paramount wants to turn the script into a family comedy. Soooo...Drillbit Taylor?