Garcia’s ‘Imagining’ gets direction

Parker ready to roll 'Argentina'.

Oliver Parker, who last directed “Othello” from his own adaptation, has been set to helm Interscope’s and Spelling Films’ “Imagining Argentina,” sources said. The project had been in development with Andy Garcia for some time. “Imaging Argentina,” which is scripted by Michael Bortman based on the novel by Lawrence Thornton, follows the story of a schoolteacher who discovers he has visions of those who have disappeared. The deal for the project is unusual in that Interscope is producing and Spelling Films is financing. Parker is also still attached to direct “My Cousin Rachel,” which is in turnaround from Fox. CAA’s Adam Krentzman and Beth Swofford repped Parker in the deal.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety