Cynthia Erivo will star in Universal Pictures’ musical drama “Talent Show,” in keeping with a person with information of the venture.
Gandja Monteiro will direct the movie, which is predicated on an thought by Duane Adler, who originated the “Step Up” franchise. Emmy-winning author Lena Waithe wrote the newest model of the script, with earlier variations by Adler and Aimee Lagos.
“Talent Show” facilities on a failed songwriter who returns residence to Chicago to steer a gaggle of at-risk youth of their annual expertise present.
George Tillman Jr. and Robert Teitel will produce for State Street Pictures. Waithe will government produce alongside State Street’s Jay Marcus.
Senior Executive Vice President of Production Erik Baiers and Senior Vice President of Production Sara Scott will oversee the venture on behalf of Universal. Marcus, who runs growth at State Street Pictures, will oversee on behalf of the corporate, whereas Rishi Rajani will oversee on behalf of Waithe’s Hillman Grad Productions.
Erivo — a Tony, Emmy and Grammy Award winner, in addition to an Academy Award nominee — most just lately appeared in HBO’s “The Outsider” and NatGeo’s forthcoming “Genius: Aretha.”
Cynthia Erivo is represented by UTA, Authentic Talent and Literary Management, ID PR and Peikoff Mahan Law Office
The Hollywood Reporter first reported the information.
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