Another Italian American Saga From Francis Ford Coppola in the Works


Francis Ford Coppola


'The Bling Ring' casting directors Courtney Bright and Nicole Daniels will team up in the Fred Roos-produced project.

Francis Ford Coppola will return to work on an Italian American film. As The Hollywood Reporter learns, the "Godfather" director is confirmed to provide the script and serve behind the lens for an untitled Francis Ford Coppola project, which "will chronicle an Italian-American family and take place from the 1930s to the 1960s."

The screenplay is described as "a coming-of-age story that focuses on a boy and girl in their late teens." Jeff Sneider of The Wrap also adds that "dance will be a key element" in it. Daughter Sofia Coppola collaborators in "The Bling Ring", casting directors Courtney Bright and Nicole Daniels, are on board along with producer Fred Roos.

"The Godfather", the highest grossing film of 1972, is considered to be one of Coppola's best works. Starring Marlon Brando and Al Pacino, the tale of the Corleone family won three Academy Awards and five Golden Globes.

The legendary filmmaker once made a shocking confession regarding the mafia family series. "There should have only been one," so he opened up to TMZ in November 2011. Frank Sivero, starring as Don Vito's adviser in "The Godfather Part II", also believed that Coppola indeed made a mistake for making the sequels.

" 'The Godfather Part II' was a masterpiece, the 'Godfather' part one was a masterpiece," Sivero said, before continuing saying, "It was more Hollywood, and two was more human. Three I don't think had anything to to with the novel."

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Selena Gomez Steps Out With New Haircut at Hollywood Hot Spot
  2. Mariah Carey's New Boyfriend Bryan Tanaka Admits He's 'Always Had a Thing' for Her
  3. Tiny Harris Fake Facebook Stirs Up Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Affair Rumor
  4. Madonna Accused of Getting Butt Implants After Onstage Twerk With Ariana Grande
  5. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Live Under Different Roofs After He's Released From Hospital
  6. Optimus Prime Wants to Kill Bumblebee in 'Transformers: The Last Knight' First Teaser Trailer
  7. The Ancient Princess Is Awakened in 'The Mummy' First Full Trailer
  8. Live Nation Confirms Jeremih Is Removed From PARTYNEXTDOOR's Tour
  9. Caitlyn Jenner to Become Mom Next Year as She's Banned From Meeting Baby Dream
  10. 'Walking Dead' Midseason Finale Sneak Peeks: Negan's New Look, Daryl's Escape Attempt

CELEBS PHOTO