You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

LaGravenese takes a ‘Wife’

Director takes on love story for Universal

Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures.

Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S.

Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher.

LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of which bowed in 2007 and starred Hilary Swank.

Gabriele Muccino, the Italian helmer who directed “The Pursuit of Happyness,” had previously been attached to shepherd the pic, based on a script by Lorene Scafaria.

More Film

  • The Breadwinner Tehran Taboo Animation Is

    Animation Is Film Festival Readies Its L.A. Debut

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

  • Geostorm

    Film Review: 'Geostorm'

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

  • Naomi Watts

    Naomi Watts to Star in Psychological Thriller 'The Wolf Hour'

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

  • Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

    Box Office: 'Boo 2! A Madea Halloween' Draws $760,000 on Thursday Night

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

  • ‘Loving Vincent’ Breaks Out in Italy

    ‘Loving Vincent’ Breaks Out in Italy

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

  • Harry Shearer This is Spinal Tap

    'Spinal Tap' Actors File Amended Complaint, Seek Ability to Reclaim Copyrights

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

  • Academy Museum Gets Funding From Netflix,

    Academy Museum Gets Funding From Netflix, Charles Roven, Bloomberg Philanthropies

    Richard LaGravenese is attached to write and direct the love story “Man and Wife” for Universal Pictures. Drama centers around an immigrant’s love for the U.S. Pic will be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher. LaGravenese directed and wrote Warner Bros.’ “P.S. I Love You” and Paramount’s “Freedom Writers,” both of […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content