Fifty Shades of Grey executive bettering A Million Little Pieces for film
October 25, 2017 - Fifty Shades of Grey
Fifty Shades of Grey executive Sam Taylor-Johnson is branch her sights toward another extravagantly scandalous work of fiction, according to a news by Entertainment Weekly.
Together with her husband, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, a executive will move James Frey’s 2003 book A Million Little Pieces to a screen. It is a second time a dual have worked together on a movie, a initial being a 2009 John Lennon biography Nowhere Boy.
A Million Little Pieces, a bestseller that was marketed as a discourse about a immature man’s pell-mell years spent wrestling with drugs and alcohol, became a theme of debate after it was suggested in 2006 that many of a book’s events had been fabricated. Frey was criticized for exaggerating his life story and being treacherous to pacify a account surrounding his book in an bid to propel himself toward serve success in publishing.
The timing of a instrumentation feels strikingly unusual, deliberation that a discrediting of a book’s theme matter tarnished a repute and clearly relegated it to a area of cocktail enlightenment trivia over a decade ago.
The book was creatively slated for a cinematic instrumentation shortly after a recover from Warner Bros. and Plan B Entertainment, operative with a screenplay created by Frey. This instrumentation fell detached in a arise of a controversy. The Taylor-Johnsons, meanwhile, will be operative from a book they wrote themselves.
A Million Little Pieces will be destined by Sam Taylor-Johnson and star Aaron Taylor-Johnson, with some-more casting sum approaching soon.
Recently, Sam worked on a Naomi Watts-starring Netflix series Gypsy, directing and executive producing a initial dual episodes. Aaron was nominated for a Golden Globe for his work on a 2016 movie Nocturnal Animals, and formerly seemed in Avengers: Age of Ultron and Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla.