Meyer set to pen Washington script

Vulcan Prods. taps writer for biopic

Paul Allen’s Vulcan Prods. has tapped Nicholas Meyer to pen a feature script about the life of George Washington.

Nick Wechsler (“Reservation Road”) is attached as a producer along with Richard Hutton and Michael Caldwell for Vulcan.

Meyer’s scripting credits include “Elegy” and “The Human Stain.”

Wechsler’s producer credits include “We Own the Night,” “Reservation Road,” “The Time Traveler’s Wife” and “The Road.”

Allen founded Vulcan in 1997. The company’s produced “Where God Left His Shoes,” “Hard Candy” and “Far From Heaven” and documentaries including “Martin Scorsese Presents: The Blues,” “Evolution,” “Black Sky: The Race for Space” and “Black Sky: Winning the X Prize.”

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