Ben Stiller is reportedly set to helm a new drama about Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse's race to invent marketable electricity.
Ben Stiller is in talks to direct 'The Current War'.
The actor has reportedly entered negotiations with The Weinstein Company to helm a fact-based drama about inventors Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse's fierce competition to market the electric light bulb to the American public in the late 19th century.
The film has been scripted by Michael Mitnick and will be produced by Film Rites' Steve Zaillian, Garrett Basch and Timur Bekmambetov, writes deadline.com.
Meanwhile, 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' star is also in talks to join the cast of Alan Ball's 'I Am Chippendales', a movie about the founding of the famous male exotic dance troupe.
Stiller is set to play Nick DeNoia, a former choreographer who helped come up with the idea for the Chippendales dance troupe and played a part in taking the raunchy act global.
According to Variety.com, Ball will direct and produce, as well as adapting the script from Rodney Sheldon's book, which focuses on Chippendales nightclub founders Paul Snider and Somen 'Steve' Banerjee's stories.
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Get ready for the likes of 'Everest', 'The Danish Girl' and 'Black Mass'.
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This sci-fi disaster movie is based on the bestselling 2013 novel of the same name by Rick Yancey.
He loved the 'undisciplined' side to co-star Nick Nolte.
The actor insists he felt comfortable in his new role.
Nickelodeon has announced it is planning on reviving some of its popular 1990s shows in “a fresh new way”.
The director thinks that the superhero style will go the "way of the Western".