Steven Spielberg to adapt Robert Dahl’s giant tale “The BFG”

The movie tells the story of a young girl Sophie> It recounts how she meets the world’s only friendly giant. The giant collects good dreams and gifts them to children,he also destroys nightmares and his fellow giants from eating the so called “human beans”.

It’s written by Melissa Mathison who wrote E.T. has been involved with the project since 2011 when Dreamworks acquired the rights for the children’s tale. Directors John Madden and Chris Columbus were in talks for directing the project, but there was no progress. Now that Steven Spielberg is rumored to be attached to the project it has been revitalized.