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Gary Winick Collects "Letters to Juliet"

October 31, 2006 (8:22 am) GMT
"13 Going On 30" helmer Gary Winick is set to direct a book-based film project titled "Letters to Juliet" for Summit Entertainment.

Already succeeded in obtaining the rights to make "" based on Lise and Ceil Friedman's upcoming book of the same title, Summit Entertainment has appointed Gary Winick to helm the project, Variety has reported.

The movie will present a contemporary romantic story derived from the book's content which compiles the missives that lovelorn people all over the world have written to storied star-crossed lover Juliet Capulet. Patrick Wachsberger and Eric Feig are both set to produce alongside Applehead Pictures' and Caroline Kaplan.

Winick, founder of New York City-based independent film production company InDigEnt, recently wrapped up filming "" for Paramount Pictures. Some of his past helming credits included "Sweet Nothing", "Tadpole", and "."

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