Peter Jackson & Universal Pictures to Adapt YA Series Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve



According to THR, Peter Jackson is co-writing and producing sci-fi fantasy series, Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve. Universal Pictures will distribute while teaming up with MRC. The production is set to begin in the spring in New Zealand.

As of right now, there’s no official cast announced.

Mortal Engines is the first novel in a four book series by Philip Reeve. The story is set on futuristic, steampunk-alternate version of London. It was first published on 2001 by Scholastic.