Hustlers director Lorene Scafaria will direct the untitled Bee Gees film.
Scafaria is changing John Carney, who will not be on the venture as a result of scheduling conflicts. John Logan (Gladiator, Hugo) wrote the latest draft of the script.
GK Movies, Amblin and Sister will produce the untitled function. Paramount, Amblin and Sister is co-financing, with Paramount distributing worldwide. Barry Gibb will govt produce.
The Bee Gees, comprised of Gibb brothers Barry, Robin and Maurice, are among the many world’s best-selling music artists of all time. The British-Australian pop trio rose to fame within the Nineteen Sixties and ’70s and noticed international success with hits similar to “How Can You Mend a Damaged Coronary heart,” “Too A lot Heaven,” “Nights on Broadway” and “Stayin’ Alive.”
Barry Gibb is the one surviving member of the band, after Maurice Gibb’s sudden loss of life from problems of a twisted gut in 2003 on the age of 53 and Robin Gibb’s loss of life from problems associated to colorectal most cancers in 2012 on the age of 62.
Scafaria, repped by UTA and Sloane Supply, was just lately nominated for a Primetime Emmy and DGA Award for guiding an episode of hit HBO collection Succession. Outdoors of Hustlers, Scafaria’s function credit score contains The Medler and Searching for a Buddy for the Finish of the World.