You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Sony Classics ready to ‘Kill Your Darlings’

Distrib nearing seven figure deal that calls for fall release in U.S.

Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety.

Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources.

Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, Dane DeHaan, Ben Foster, Jack Huston, Michael C. Hall and Elizabeth Olsen.

Krokidas and Austin Bunn co-wrote the script, which follows the untold story of a murder that brought together college-aged Beats Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.

UTA and Cassian Elwes negotiated the deal on behalf of the filmmakers.

More Scene

  • HBO Presents-Night of Too Many Stars

    Jon Stewart, Other A-List Comics Skip Over Louis C.K. at 'Night of Too Many Stars'

    Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety. Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources. Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, […]

  • Variety Hitmakers Brunch

    Kendrick Lamar, DJ Khaled, Hailee Steinfeld Honored at Inaugural Variety Hitmakers Event

    Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety. Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources. Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, […]

  • The 'Runaways' Praise Series' Diversity at

    'Marvel's Runaways' Stars Praise Series' Diversity at Hulu Premiere

    Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety. Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources. Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, […]

  • 'Molly's Game' film premiere, Arrivals, AFI

    Jessica Chastain Praises Bravery of Sexual Assault Victims at 'Molly's Game' Premiere, AFI Fest Tribute to Aaron Sorkin

    Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety. Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources. Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, […]

  • 'The Shape of Water' film premiere

    Guillermo del Toro Calls 'The Shape of Water' a New Type of 'Beauty and the Beast'

    Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety. Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources. Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, […]

  • Girls Inc. hosts the 2017 LA

    Warner Bros. TV Exec Calls for End to Sexual Harassment: 'Enough Is Enough'

    Sony Pictures Classics is wrapping up a deal to acquire U.S. and select foreign rights to John Krokidas’ period drama “Kill Your Darlings,” sources familiar with the negotiations have confirmed to Variety. Seven figure deal calls for a fall release date, according to sources. Pic, which preemed in competition Friday night at Sundance, stars Daniel Radcliffe, […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content