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Sony acquires 'Tarzan' franchise rights

02/10/2022 07:02 PM | Click to read full article

Sony Pictures has acquired film rights to Tarzan in a deal with the estate of original book author Edgar Rice Burroughs. According to Deadline, there is no writer, director, or producer linked to the project.

The well-known character was first established by Burroughs in 1912. Many film and television adaptations have been made of the character.