By Jeff Labrecque
Updated January 05, 2011 at 07:21 PM EST

Image Credit: Mathew Imaging/WireImage.comGeorge Clooney is attached to Fox 2000’s planned adaptation of The Monster of Florence, Douglas Preston and Mario Spezi’s best-selling book about a serial killer who terrorized the Italian city for two decades. Variety initially reported the story, and a source close to the project confirms that Clooney will star in a script to be written by Christopher McQuarrie (The Usual Suspects) and Nathan Alexander (Valkyrie).

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