Sakey’s BRILLIANCE gets a director

Good things do happen to good people.

Talented writer, and all-around good guy, Marcus Sakey has confirmed that Julius Onah has signed on to direct the film of BRILLIANCE.

In Wyoming, a little girl reads people’s darkest secrets by the way they fold their arms.

In New York, a man sensing patterns in the stock market racks up $300 billion.

In Chicago, a woman can go invisible by being where no one is looking.

They’re called “brilliants,” and since 1980, one percent of people have been born this way. Nick Cooper is among them; a federal agent, Cooper has gifts rendering him exceptional at hunting terrorists. His latest target may be the most dangerous man alive, a brilliant drenched in blood and intent on provoking civil war. But to catch him, Cooper will have to violate everything he believes in—and betray his own kind.

While not a household name, Onah has earned a fine reputation for his shorts. His feature debut, THE GIRL IS IN TROUBLE, was well received and he is currently attached to direct ht JJ Abrhams produced GOD PARTICLE.

While there is no set schedule, the goal is to begin production later this year.