25 January 2013 12:57 PM, PST | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

If things go according to plan, Dr. Jekyll will be undergoing one more transformation: to the silver screen.

EW has confirmed that the producers behind Jekyll & Hyde (the musical) are planning a big-screen adaptation, with a hopeful eye toward a 2014 release.

“I think it’s long overdue, a musical version if it,” said Rick Nicita, one of the show’s producers, alongside Phoenix Pictures CEO Mike Medavoy.

Nicita said they reached an agreement with Jekyll & Hyde’s creative team, composer Frank Wildhorn and lyricist/book-writer Leslie Bricusse, just recently.

He added that the success of this season’s big musical, »

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