Paris Paramount – Warner Bros interested in Nancy Meyers film. The studio can take over the project
Concept Paris Paramount (current title), directors Nancy Meyers, Warner Bros. studio became interested. Preliminary talks are underway to take over the project, but these are exploratory in nature and no deal has yet been concluded, although discussions have begun on the details.
A few days ago, Netflix withdrew from the project due to a lack of agreement on the budget. And this one, for a romantic comedy, was supposed to be a record and reach 130 million dollars. The director has made offers to other studios, and Warner Bros. looks like the favorite.
Warner Bros and Nancy Meyers – shared past and likely future
Warner Bros. studio and director Nancy Meyers have a strong relationship. They worked together on her last film Apprenticestarring Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway.
Paris Paramount is to tell the story of a duo of filmmakers who fell in love and fell out of love, only to be reluctant to meet again on the set.
Meyers will write and direct the project, but it’s uncertain whether the star cast (Scarlet Johannson, Owen Wilson, Penélope Cruz) will stick around due to the much smaller budget.