August 12, 2017 at 12:08 pm #1202183266
Paramount has beaten out Universal in a seven-figure bidding war for the rights to Walter Isaacson’s book on Leonardo da Vinci, Variety can confirm. The biopic will star fellow Leo, Leonardo DiCaprio.
DiCaprio will also produce the film under his Appian Way banner alongside president of production Jennifer Davisson.August 12, 2017 at 12:09 pm #1202183268
(My original post was deleted somehow so i’m reposting)August 12, 2017 at 12:10 pm #1202183269
This is too funny.August 12, 2017 at 12:34 pm #1202183279
Hmm. Leonardo as Leonardo. Maybe he is rooting for Oscar #2.August 12, 2017 at 12:49 pm #1202183281
As if I didn’t mix there names up enough alreadyAugust 12, 2017 at 1:09 pm #1202183288
Da Vinci should be a great movie subject, I don’t like Leo that much but he can be great at times so I hope he is here. Leonardo Dicaprio playing Leonardo Da Vinci kind of sounds like a joke.August 13, 2017 at 8:28 am #1202183827
This sounds AMAZING.February 1, 2018 at 3:16 pm #1202485316February 1, 2018 at 3:59 pm #1202485326
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Way to reduce a three-time Oscar nominee.February 1, 2018 at 4:50 pm #1202485359
Wow can’t think of anyone more perfect for this role. Def a Oscar type role. I am in the process of reading the book. Have to say it is a tough read very technical. DaVinci was an absolute genius. He incorporated so much more in his work then art. He was a Scientist. He was a mathematician. He was a genius and a complicated man. He was gay and if folks thought Oliver liked them a little too young they are going to have a major problem with Leo V.February 1, 2018 at 4:51 pm #1202485360
Be interesting who will play the younger Leonardo if the screenplay follows the book.February 2, 2018 at 12:14 am #1202485698
As Thomas said, Leonardo Da Vinci was a very complex human being. I fear this will end up being a cliche portrait of Da Vinci, but we’ll see.February 3, 2018 at 8:48 am #1202486508
Paramount has beaten out Universal in a seven-figure bidding war for the rights to Walter Isaacson’s book on Leonardo da Vinci, Variety can confirm. The biopic will star fellow Leo, Leonardo DiCaprio. DiCaprio will also produce the film under his Appian Way banner alongside president of production Jennifer Davisson.
My reply. Take it away, Shia.
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