Madonna’s Guy cuts deal for ‘Long Hair’

Celeb may also star in pic

Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland.

Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well.

Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna.

A love story about a husband and wife as well as a coming-of-age story about a family, “Long Hair” is set in southern Missouri in the early 1970s.

Debra Martin Chase will serve as exec producer.

Copeland previously wrote the book “Low Life in High Heels,” the story of Andy Warhol “superstar” Holly Woodlawn.

Copeland is repped by manager Lorianne Hall, Madonna by UTA and manager Caresse Henry.

More Film

  • (L to R) Owen (CHRIS PRATT),

    'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Tops $700 Million Worldwide

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Feasts on $150 Million Opening

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

  • NANTUCKET, MA - JUNE 23: (L-R)

    How Long Will TV and Film's Boom Market for Female Stories Last?

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

  • 'Ideal Home' Review: Steve Coogan, Paul

    Film Review: 'Ideal Home'

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

  • 'Calibre' Review: A Terrific, Intensely Terrifying

    Edinburgh Film Review: 'Calibre'

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

  • CHRIS PRATT stars as Owen in

    Box Office: 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Gnaws on $144 Million Debut Weekend

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

  • Leung Chiu-wai

    Tony Leung Breaks With Wong Kar-wai’s Jettone (Reports)

    Madonna’s Mad Guy Films has optioned the script “The Long Hair Depression” from scribe Jeff Copeland. Madonna, who is developing the project with Copeland, plans on producing the film and is considering starring in it as well. Project was brought into the company by Steven Lapuk, who will produce along with Madonna. A love story […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content