Spin by Robert Charles Wilson
Olympus Pictures and Rob Morrowâs Bits & Pieces Picture Co. are producing a feature version of Robert Charles Wilsonâs sci-fi thriller âSpin.â Olympus exec Leslie Urdang, who brought the property in, will produce. The novel, which won the Hugo Award, centers on a young scientist trying to save humanity from the impending apocalypse of a âspinâ that has enveloped the Earth amid realization that salvation may be found with the discovery of life on Mars. âSpinâ is the first of a planned trilogy, published by Tor Books. âAxisâ was released last year and will be followed by âVortex.â Wilsonâs other works include Hugo Award nominees âBlind Lake,â âThe Chronolithsâ and âDarwiniaâ (1998).