Her book, “The Brothers Warner” has been optioned as well.
In Variety Magazine on May 16th at the Cannes Film Festival, Mr. Goldman producer of “La Vie en Rose” and other fine features announced the following:
…”Goldman’s Paris-based label Legende Films has attached Nicholas Pileggi, who co-wrote Martin Scorcese’s “Casino”—which Legende co-produced—to pen the screenplay of “The Brothers.”
A big-budget family drama based on the life story of Harry and Jack Warner, their youth, the creation of Warner Bros. and the brothers’ struggle for power. Pic will be produced with a U.S. company, Goldman said Saturday in Cannes.
For ‘“The Brothers,” Pileggi will deliver a screenplay in two or three months,’ Goldman said.
Legende has made a deal with Cass Warner, the granddaughter of Harry Warner. Cast will have to be A-list, said Goldman. ‘The film is about the creation of Hollywood,’ he said.”
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