The Weinstein Company is producing a new adaptation of Macbeth. The company has picked up the rights to the film, which will be directed by Justin Kurzel and star Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard in the lead roles.
The film will keep with the Shakespearean play’s original dialogue and setting. The story follows Macbeth, a Scottish lord who is driven by his ambitious wife to to become King at any cost.
We’ll keep you posted as more details surface on the project.