Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker is in talks to portray the legendary civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in writer-director Paul Greengrass' 'Memphis.'
Paul Greengrass (Bourne Ultimatum) is attached to direct George Clooney in a tentatively-untitled crime syndicate drama from screenwriter Chris Terrio (Argo).
New financing is coming together for Paul Greengrass' 'Memphis', which is about the final days in the life of Martin Luther King Jr. The project previously fell by the wayside, after Universal withdrew its support.
Universal has backed out of financing and distributing Paul Greengrass' 'Memphis', a dramatization of the last few days in the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
Filmmaker Paul Greengrass may direct the historical thriller 'Memphis', based off his own script about the events that preceded the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.