Ridley Scott to Take on ‘Red Riding’

Variety reports that director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven) has signed on to direct a Steve Zaillian adaptation of the BBC miniseries entitled Red Riding.

Based on four David Peace novels on police corruption surrounding the disappearance of several young girls, the British-set thriller will be transferred to the United States for the remake. No timetable has been released as of yet.

Scott and writer Zaillian previously collaborated on American Gangster and Hannibal.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: