Ben Affleck to direct film on making of Roman Polanski’s ‘Chinatown’
The movie, arrange at Paramount, relies on writer Sam Wasson’s e book ‘The Massive Goodbye: Chinatown and the Final Years of Hollywood’
Actor-filmmaker Ben Affleck is ready to direct a film that can discover the making of Roman Polanski’s crime traditional “Chinatown“.
The movie, arrange at Paramount, relies on writer Sam Wasson’s e book “The Massive Goodbye: Chinatown and the Final Years of Hollywood”, which was revealed in February this yr, reported Selection.
The non-fiction e book tells the behind-the-scenes story of the 1974 movie, starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway.
“Chinatown” adopted a personal detective (Nicholson) who’s employed by a girl (Dunaway) to show her dishonest husband, solely the investigation throws the PI right into a proverbial internet of deceit.
Cinema aficionados nonetheless bear in mind the film for its twist ending, which had fairly the impression on audiences on the time.
Affleck, 47, may also produce the film together with Saturday Evening Reside creator Lorne Michaels.
The actor will subsequent star in psychological thriller “Deep Water” and Ridley Scott’s “The Final Duel”.