Eurovision Contest Gets Big Screen Treatment



"Borat" scribe Dan Mazer and producer Damian Jones is developing a film feature about Eurovision Song Contest at Working Title Films.

Striving to spark another comedy flick after his huge success in "Borat", screenwriter Dan Mazer is collaborating with producer Damian Jones to set up "Eurovision: The Movie", a comedic feature about Eurovision Song Contest.

The duo has already landed deal with Working Title Films to develop the project under its banner with the studio's execs Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner also coming onboard to produce. Idea for the flick reportedly was originated by Mazer and Jones themselves.

An annual competition held among active member countries of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), Eurovision Song Contest has become one of Europe's most-watched TV events also of the longest-running television programs in the world. The 52nd just held its final on Saturday, May 12 with Marija Serifovic from Bosnia and Herzegovina coming out as the winner.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Aaron Hernandez Allegedly Left Suicide Note for His Jailhouse Gay Lover
  2. Khloe Kardashian Flashes Lace Bra and Panties. See Her Red Hot Look!
  3. 'Outlander' Stars Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe Bring On-Screen Romance to Real Life in Cape Town
  4. Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn Got Caught by Police While Having Sex During Their First Date
  5. Kim Kardashian Flaunts Her Tempting Figure in These Bedazzled 'Bedtime' Bikini Snaps
  6. 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and Release Date Officially Announced
  7. 'Avatar' Sequels Release Dates Unveiled
  8. Jaden Smith Plans to Release K-Pop Single This Year
  9. 'Convinced It's Magic,' Khloe Kardashian Sleeps in Tristan Thompson's Jersey Before Playoffs
  10. Get a Look at Denzel Washington in 'Inner City' Set Photos

CELEBS PHOTO