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Ridley Scott Rules "Nottingham"

May 1, 2007 (3:36 am) GMT
Acclaimed filmmaker Ridley Scott is on duty to direct Universal Pictures' "Nottingham", which will mark his reunion with Russell Crowe.

Coming to his fourth collaboration with , Ridley Scott has signed on to assume helming duties on the Oscar-winning actor's starring vehicle "Nottingham", which Universal Pictures is developing alongside Imagine Entertainment.

A revisionist take on the Robin Hood tale, pic will present Crowe's character, Sheriff of Nottingham, as a noble and brave lawman who labors for a corrupt king and engages in a love triangle with Maid Marion and Robin Hood. It is said that Scott will work on the project after finishing filming "" for Warner Bros. Pictures.

Production on "Nottingham" is slated to begin next year with Scott directing from script by Ethan Reiff and Cyrus Voris, the creators of Showtime's series "Sleeper Cell." Serving as producer is Imagine's Brian Grazer, who also produces Scott's upcoming crime drama "."

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