MUMBAI: Australian filmmaker Andrew Dominik has signed
Brad Pitt to produce his long-delayed biopic on Marilyn
Discussions about the project had been going on since
2010 but recently Pitt announced that his production
company, Plan B, would finance the film with Dominik
at the helm. We're going to get this one done,"
quoted the 48 year old Dominik.
Titled Blonde, the film started rolling in January
2011, with Australian actress Naomi Watts in the lead.
Later it was stalled.
Earlier, Pitt had worked with Dominik in The Assassination
of Jesse James directed by the Coward Robert Ford and
the gangster thriller Killing Them Softly that
was pitted in the Competition Section for the Palme
d'Or at this year's Cannes Film Festival.