By LINDSEY BAHR, AP Movie Author
The long-gestating movie adaptation of the Broadway hit “Depraved” has hit one other snag. Director Stephen Daldry is exiting the challenge, a studio consultant confirmed Tuesday.
The trade commerce web site Deadline first reported the information.
The “Billy Elliot” director has been related to the variation for years, going again so far as 2012. Author Winnie Holzman, who wrote the musical, wrote the script with “Depraved” composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz. At one level, the movie was imagined to hit theaters in Dec. 2019.
Common Photos earlier this yr eliminated “Depraved” from its launch schedule. It was final slated for a Dec. 22, 2021 theatrical launch.
No forged has been formally introduced.
Along with directing the stage and film variations of “Billy Elliot,” Daldry’s Broadway credit embody “An Inspector Calls,” “Skylight” and he simply received a Tony Award nomination for “The Inheritance.” He has received two Tonys.
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