Paramount Pictures has purchased the book rights to World War Z and along with Brad Pitt’s production company Plan B, plan to make a live action motion picture.  World War Z author Max Brooks will not be writing the screenplay as he feels that he could not do it justice.

Synopsis:  Ten years after the human victory over the worldwide Zombie epidemic, referred to as World War Z, Scouring the world Max Brooks has been collecting the stories and experiences of those who have survived the conflict that almost exterminated humanity. (Courtesy of IMDB.com)

Look for World War Z in 2008, and as always keep your eyes on Toxic Shock TV for updated news.

World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War