Amblin Entertainment Acquires Film Feature of Zach King’s Debut Novel



Zach King’s popular online videos has landed a three-book series and feature film deal. Amblin Entertainment by Steven Spielberg has acquired the rights of the film.

King’s debut novel is titled My Magical Life and would be published by HarperCollins Children’s Books. The first book is set to hit in fall 2017.

You can read the premise of the novel below:

My Magical Life tells the story of 11-year-old Zach King, who has magical powers like everyone in his family but, despite his training, is having trouble harnessing his abilities. Zach’s parents send him to the scariest of all real worlds, middle school, to help him appreciate his natural gifts. Now it is up to Zach to find a way to survive the seventh grade by using his magical abilities to become the most popular kid in school.

Source: THR