The two now have a filmdeal signed with the independent film studio Makeready. According to Deadline, go to Lawrence and Polsky together or with Makeready’s partners with Universal Pictures and Entertainment One, film projects develop.
“Brad Weston and Pam Abdy of Makeready visionary producers with incredible taste and a history in support of diverse and compelling stories,” says Lawrence Polsky. “We are thrilled that we may cooperate with Makeready and look forward to this exciting partnership.”
And Lawrence Polsky are working together on several upcoming projects, including Burial Rites, a movie of the award-winning novel from 2013, the Australian author Hannah Kent. The movie is about Agnes Magnusdottir, the last woman in 1830 in Iceland was executed. The film is directed by Luca Guadagnino.
They are also working on Bad Blood, in which Jennifer the lead will play as Theranos-bloedonderzoekster Elizabeth Holmes. They came as one of the youngest self-made billionaires ever in the spotlight, then from grace to fall after her biotechnology company, was subjected to an investigation. The film is directed by Adam McKay, The Big Short.
The 28-year-old Lawrence will also Zelda Fitzgerald play in the movie Zelda of Ron Howard, who together with Polsky will produce. She also makes her directorial debut with the Project Delirium, which is about U.s. government officials that the effects of chemical weapons tested on soldiers in the sixties of the previous century.