Universal Pictures Takes On 'Magic Kingdom'

Magic Kingdom for SaleUniversal Pictures has bought the rights to Terry Brooks' book series Magic Kingdom for Sale, says the Hollywood Reporter.

Stephen Sommers will direct the series, that follows the story of a widowed attorney who leaves his old life behind when he responds to a mysterious ad and spends his fortune to purchase a magical kingdom.

He and his two children get more than they bargained for when they find the kingdom on the verge of chaos. A sixth installment of the series will be published next year.

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