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Bennett Miller Tracking Down "The Immortalist"

September 21, 2006 (2:31 am) GMT
"Capote" helmer Bennett Miller is on duty to direct "The Immortalist" for Paramount Vantage.

Still focusing his attention on drama genre, director Bennett Miller has signed up to helm "The Immortalist", a new big screen project from Paramount Vantage, Variety has revealed.

The movie, described as a contemporary, character-driven drama set in the world of life-extension, will be directed based on script written by Dante Harper. In the meantime, the studio-based Plan B is producing with Vantage's Amy Israel and Matt Brodlie overseeing for the division.

Hailed from New York, Miller last directed biographical film "" starring and for Sony Pictures Classics. The feature was nominated for Best Motion Picture of the Year category at this year's Academy Awards while Miller himself received a nod in Best Achievement in Directing.

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