Tuesday, July 13, 2010
"Wicked" Film Coming Soon! Who Should Direct?
Deadline broke the story, reporting that Universal will be distributing the film and that the studio has met with various directors. The list includes: J.J. Abrams (Star Trek), James Mangold (Knight and Day), Ryan Murphy (Eat Pray Love), and Rob Marshall (Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Chicago).
Check out the Deadline article for details of how the movie came to be. I'm going to instead look at what each of these rumored directors brings to the table:
OK this post has gone on long enough. Who should direct the amazing musical turned film, Wicked?