Joss-Whedon.jpgSeriously, does this man ever sleep? Joss Whedon, the geek king who’s hand has graced “The Avengers,” “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and the completely-done-in-secret feature film adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” has announced a brand new project.

Whedon and his wife, Kai Cole, have formed a “micro-studio” called Bellwether Pictures. Their first project? A supernatural romance called “In Your Eyes.”

According to Deadline. the film “tells a metaphysical love story about two seemingly polar opposites who
are deeply connected in ways neither could have ever imagined.” (No one freak out and start making “Twilight” comparisons. Whedon’s vamps and monsters are scary!)

Brin Hill will direct, with Cole and Michael Roiff producing through his company Night & Day Pictures. Whedon will exec produce. The film begins shooting in February.

The always witty Whedon tells Deadline, “I didn’t have the wherewithal (or the moxie) to make it without an
established production house. I believe, as I did then, that it’s a
pretty timeless romance, and now, with the creation of Bellwether
Pictures (and Brin Hill’s elegant, passionate take on the piece) I have
the opportunity to prove it. (I also have a 37 percent increase in
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