Kenneth Branagh Spying on "Sleuth"

Sleuth picture
British filmmaker Kenneth Branagh has been assigned to helm a remake of a1972 drama film entitled "Sleuth."


This time Kenneth Branagh is going to do a remake. Variety has learned that the British filmmaker has been tapped to direct "Sleuth", a new version of the 1972 drama film which was based on the Anthony Shaffer's play.

Financed by Castle Rock, pic revolves around a brilliant thriller writer and social fixture who arranges a complex revenge plan to his wife and her lover, a young hairdresser, after losing her to the man. Production of the film is scheduled to begin production in January at London's Twickenham Studios with Michael Caine also Jude Law starring and Harold Pinter adapting the script.

Also a prolific actor, Branagh is widely known for his film adaptations of the works of William Shakespeare like "Much Ado About Nothing" (1993), "Hamlet" (1996), and "Love's Labour's Lost" (2000). His next directorial works include "As You Like It" and "The Magic Flute."

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS
Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

  random image 
TODAY'S HEADLINES
  1. 'America's Got Talent' Live Results 1: Meet the First 7 Semifinalists!
  2. Is She Pregnant? Gwen Stefani Sports Suspicious Bump During Outing With Son
  3. Paula Patton Spotted With 'New Man' in L.A. Almost Three Years After Robin Thicke Divorce
  4. Kim Kardashian to Co-Host 'Live' With Ryan Seacrest
  5. This Is How Olivia Munn Feels About Aaron Rodgers Allegedly Dating Marie Margolius
  6. Fergie Goes Topless to Promote New Album 'Double Dutchess'
  7. Bella Thorne Suffers Insane Nip Slip in a Plunging Bodysuit at L.A. After Party
  8. George Clooney's Wife Amal Looks Skeletal Just Weeks After Welcoming Twins
  9. Porn Site Offers to Produce 'Sense8' Season 3
  10. It's Official! Daniel Craig Is Returning for 'Bond 25'