'Impossible' director to helm untitled project scripted by Eric Roth
after Christmas in 2004. Bayona is a native of Barcelona. “The Impossible” is Bayona’s second film following 2007’s Spanish horror project “The Orphanage,” which won him Goya awards for best new director and script. Warner-based McCormick is a producer on “The Gangster Squad” and “The Lucky One.” Roth wrote the adaptation for Warner’s “Extremely and Incredibly Close.” He won an adapted screenplay Oscar for “Forrest Gump” along with being nominated for the screenplays for “The Insider,” “Munich” and “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.”
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