[Movies] Weinstein Company Developing New Macbeth Adaptation
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 10.16.2013
Starring Michael Fassbender & Marion Cotillard...
The Weinstein Company is producing a new adaptation of Macbeth. Deadline reports that the company has picked up the rights to the film, which will be directed by Justin Kurzel and star Michael Fassbender & Marion Cotillard in the lead roles.
The film will keep with the Shakespearean play's original dialogue and setting. The story follows Macbeth, a Scottish lord who is driven by his ambitious wife to to become King at any cost.