“I can’t say whether the next actor will be an improvement or not, but given Fuqua’s knack for outside-the-box casting — remember a wheelchair-bound Snoop Dogg in Training Day, along with Macy Gray and Dr. Dre? — I’m confident that he’ll be able to find someone else who is more appropriate for this iconic role,” writes Jeff Sneider.
Veteran directors Michael Mann and Danny Boyle are two of the best in the business if you catch them on the right day.
The man behind last year’s Suicide Squad — David Ayer — is currently in talks with Universal to direct and rewrite their reimagining of Scarface, the Tracking Board has confirmed. Rogue One actor Diego Luna, who has been attached to the project for some time, is still set to star.
The Oscar-winning scribes have come on to polish the script as Universal narrows down its list of potential directors.
The upcoming Scarface project from Antoine Fuqua has hired Terence Winter to rewrite the script from a previous draft by Jonathan Herman. Given his work on The Sopranos and Boardwalk Empire, he’s a natural choice for the film.
The “Straight Outta Compton” writer is set to helm the “Scarface” remake.
He helmed the last four “Harry Potter” films.
“Quiz Show” scribe takes on rewrite duties.