Pharrell has produced scores for block buster ‘Despicable Me’ franchise and the Oscar nominated ‘Hidden Figures.’ Now THR reports Williams is teaming up with Girls Trip writer Tracy Oliver to produce an adaptation of the YA book Survive the Night.
Written by Danielle Vega, the book follows a group of young college women trapped inside an underground rave in a New York City subway tunnel, fighting for their lives against a silent killer hunting them throughout the night.
Williams will produce ‘Survive The Night,’ which is being labeled as a “music-themed horror thriller,” with his i am OTHER Entertainment partner Mimi Valdes. Leslie Morgenstein and Elysa Dutton, of Alloy Entertainment, will co-produce.
Pharrell, Mimi and Tracy have collaborated on a variety of other projects throughout the years. Pharrell and Mimi helped produce Hidden Figures, as well as the 2015 film DOPE. All three collaborated on Awkward Black Girl, the popular YouTube series that starred a pre-Insecure Issa Rae.