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Jennifer Lawrence to Be Directed by Boyhood's Richard Linklater in 'The Rosie Project'

Jennifer Lawrence to Be Directed by Boyhood's Richard Linklater in 'The Rosie Project'

It sounds like Jennifer Lawrence‘s upcoming film The Rosie Project may have found its director!

According to Variety, Boyhood‘s Richard Linklater is being eyed by Sony to direct the 24-year-old Oscar winner.

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The movie “centers on a socially awkward genetics professor who devises a science-based survey to find the perfect mate – only to see those theories splintered when he meets the spontaneous Rosie Jarman (Lawrence), who possesses the opposite qualities.”

It is based on the novel by Graeme Simsion.

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  • Michele V

    Misleading title. He’s being eyed.

  • Davis

    It’s what I was going to say in the title he’s confirmed but in the written up article he’s in talks.

  • FerCat

    Linklater has zero experience in genetics related stories.

    Michael Bay on the other hand… and Adam Sandler can play the genetics professor. Make this a $200M spectacular and we’re done.


    Ex-actress who left show business years ago and a non-director non-boyfriend she isn’t even associated with. This makes for a non-story. Another great newsflash from this site.

  • millerz

    this was a great book!!

  • Guest

    She does a lot of these boring hipster films. Yawn.

  • MorganFBrowning

    GET A BEST HOME63-CAREER ::: @1md10.




  • Margaretjmarquis

    Next Day*****jjjuuusssttt***** The Google Job

  • WolfsUnited

    simple for you then, don’t watch them! =]

  • Guest

    I won’t. And I understand, as you obviously don’t, that if you don’t want to watch some random film it’s absolutely fine. And I won’t troll you for it.