Director signs on to for 'Rebel' Ray biopic

“The Right Stuff” helmer Philip Kaufman has signed on to direct “I Was Interrupted,” a biopic about “Rebel Without a Cause” director Nicholas Ray, from a script by “Jesus’ Son” scribe Oren Moverman. Script will be based on Ray’s memoir of the same name and tackle the last decade of the late director’s life, especially his relationship with the teenage Susan Schwartz, who eventually became his wife. No start date has been set for the production.

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