May 29, 2017  

Oliver Hirschbiegel Heads "The School"

January 31, 2007 (2:08 am) GMT
German filmmaker Oliver Hirschbiegel has been assigned by Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment to direct their based-on-true-story drama "The School."

Heading to his next directing stint after that in "", German filmmaker Oliver Hirschbiegel is on board to helm dramatic feature "" for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.

Based on true events happened in 2004, the project will depict the three-day siege of an elementary school in Beslan, Russia by armed Chechen rebels. About 1,200 were taken hostage in the school gym with around 300 people died by the end of the standoff.

Production schedule on the picture has not been set yet, but it is confirmed that "City of God" scribe Braulio Mantovani has been hired to pen the screenplay.

Follow us :

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Kourtney Kardashian Cuddles Up to Son Reign in Skimpy Bikini
  2. Bella Hadid Parades Her Hot Bod in Skimpy Bikini in Monaco
  3. 'Womanizer' Scott Disick Cozies Up to 6th Woman in Monaco
  4. Emily Ratajkowski Goes Nude on the Set of New Thriller 'Welcome Home'
  5. Rihanna Sparks Pregnancy Speculations
  6. Suzy Hints That She's Missing Boyfriend Lee Min Ho in New Instagram Pic
  7. Big Bang's G-Dragon Sports Cornrows and Heavy Makeup in New Instagram Pics
  8. Pregnant Nikki Reed Bares Cleavage in Sexy Maternity Clothes