Diablo Cody‘s is soon set out tackle “Sweet Valley High” as she has signed on to write and produce an adaptation of the book series for Universal.
The series, created by Francine Pascal, made its debut in 1983, publishing 150-plus books with more than 60 million copies in print. The last one came out January 2003.
The “Sweet Valley High” follows the lives of identical twins with dissimilar personalities in the fictional town of Sweet Valley. There were more than 150 books in the series between 1983 and 2003 and a TV series with 88 episodes between 1994 and 1997.
Cody’s also attached to produce “Breathers: A Zombie’s Lament” for Fox Searchlight.