August 25, 2005 04:11:55 GMT
HBO Films has come aboard "Starter for Ten," which Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman's Playtone is producing
Won't leave behind, HBO Films has prepared to out its "Starter for Ten." The movie, based on David Nicholls' book, a best-seller in England, tells the story of a working-class student who stumbles romantically and academically through his first year at a posh private university in England.
Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman's Playtone is producing in association with Sam Mendes' Scamp Films, and it will be released by Picturehouse, the new distribution venture between HBO and New Line Cinema. Will star in the Tom Vaughan direction is James McAvoy who is about to play its main role.