The producer just secured the musical rights.
At the Made in America Festival.
The project had first been set up at the studio half a dozen years ago with director Spike Lee.
Can he entice Eddie Murphy to come back?
He still needs to secure a movie studio, though.
Ron Howard is trying to land him for the lead in his Stephen King adaptation.
Who was doing what when the cameras weren't on.
That will be released in this brand-new order: movie, TV season, movie, TV season, movie.
Plus: Chace Crawford to play a 'war-protesting butcher.'
Plus: 'Glee''s Quinn to date an alien.
Plus: Ron Howard and Brian Grazer behind 'Great Escape.'
DiCaprio is in talks to play the lead in Clint Eastwood and Brian Grazer's upcoming J. Edgar Hoover biopic.
Plus: Gael García Bernal! LeBron James! Puppets!
Plus: A TV show about lawyers!
Also, Elizabeth Banks is boring.
Plus: 'Watchmen 2'?
The entire team will get together for the 'School of Rock' sequel. Plus: Ed Helms, Brian Grazer, and Jon Heder.