Catherine Hardwicke is currently in talks to direct the upcoming adaptation of Ava Dellaira’s novel LOVE LETTERS TO THE DEAD. The story follows a high school girl whose beloved older sister has died under mysterious circumstances. As a cathartic exercise, she starts writing letters to the dead including Kurt Cobain, Judy Garland, Amelia Earhart and Amy Winehouse which ultimately reveals the painful truth of her past. The hit YA novel was published in April of 2014. Dellaira has adapted her own material for the screenplay.
Known for directing the films Twilight and Red Riding Hood, Hardwicke is set to direct the upcoming dramas Whip Smart and The Age Of Miracles.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer