By EW Staff
Updated August 16, 2002 at 04:00 AM EDT

THE NANNY DIARIES Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus (St. Martin’s, $24.95) With Sex and the City to her credit, screenwriter Jenny Bicks has passed the background check and will script the babysitter tell-all.

FLINT Paul Eddy (Onyx, $6.99) Catherine Zeta-Jones is set to get her face mashed in as a British agent who seeks revenge against the villains who whupped her.

AZAZEL Boris Akounin (Unavailable in English) Paul Verhoeven, the showman behind Showgirls, is developing a script based on Russian author Akounin’s book series, in which a Russian detective takes on terrorists in 1876.