• Spielberg and DiCaprio May Reunite for Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    4 monthes ago - By Movie Web

    Lionsgate looks to bring the novel Grant to the big screen with Spielberg possibly directing DiCaprio in the lead role.
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  • Spielberg & DiCaprio Want to Reunite For Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    Spielberg & DiCaprio Want to Reunite For Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    4 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Steven Spielberg and Leonardo DiCaprio are in early talks to work together again on a Ulysses S. Grant movie biopic. The director and actor previously collaborated on 2002's Catch Me If You Can , a memoir starring DiCaprio as real life con artist extraordinaire Frank Abagnale, Jr. In the sixteen years since then, Spielberg has remained incredibly active as both a director and producer. DiCpario, meanwhile, has continued to work with the cream of the crop in terms of filmmakers and finally won an Oscar for his acting on 2015's The Revenant. After taking some time off, DiCaprio is getting...
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  • Steven Spielberg and Leonardo DiCaprio in Talks to Make Ulysses Grant Biopic

    4 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    16 years after they teamed up on “Catch Me If You Can,” Leonardo DiCaprio and Steven Spielberg are in early talks to star in and direct a biopic about the life of U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant, two individuals with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.
    The Lionsgate project will adapt the biography “Grant” by Ron Chernow, with DiCaprio already set to produce through his Appian Way banner after the rights to the book were picked up in November. Now DiCaprio could also star as Grant, with Spielberg as director. It would be the second film about the Civil War that Spielberg has directed...
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  • Spielberg & DiCaprio Are Getting Back Together For a Ulysses S. Grant Movie

    Spielberg & DiCaprio Are Getting Back Together For a Ulysses S. Grant Movie

    4 monthes ago - By Birth Movies Death

    The CATCH ME IF YOU CAN team is going political.
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  • Steven Spielberg Wants to Direct Leonardo DiCaprio in a Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    Steven Spielberg Wants to Direct Leonardo DiCaprio in a Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    4 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    Steven Spielberg and Leonardo DiCaprio , two of the most talented folks in the entertainment industry, are looking to team up for the first time since 2002's Catch Me If You Can .
    The project: an adaptation of Ron Chernow's Grant , a massive biography of the American Civil War general and the 18th president of the United States. Your excitement level: hopefully through the roof, since this is a combination of subject matter and talent that is so perfect that I can feel my bones shaking.
    Deadline reports that Spielberg and DiCaprio are in discussions to take on the project, which is set up...
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  • Spielberg and DiCaprio May Reteam on Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    Spielberg and DiCaprio May Reteam on Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

    4 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Spielberg and DiCaprio may reteam on Ulysses S. Grant biopic
    Deadline has learned that Academy Award winners Leonardo DiCaprio and Steven Spielberg are currently in talks to work together again for the first time in over 15 years on a biopic about Union army General Ulysses S. Grant.
    The biopic is currently set at Lionsgate and Appian Way after the two picked up the film back in November with David James Kelly scripting the film. If everything comes together in negotiations with the actor and director, it will re-team the two after their work together on the 2002 biographical comedy Catch...
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  • Steven Spielberg, Leonardo DiCaprio, Appian Way In Early Talks To Team On Ulysses S. Grant Epic At Lionsgate

    4 monthes ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Steven Spielberg and Leonardo DiCaprio are in early discussions to re-team on an epic biopic of Ulysses S. Grant that DiCaprio and Appian Way partner Jeniffer Davisson are producing at Lionsgate. I'm told that Spielberg wants to direct DiCaprio in that role in their first collaboration since the 2002 drama Catch Me If You Can .
    Lionstate and Appian Way last November acquired movie rights to Grant , the bestselling Ron Chernow biography that is being adapted by D...
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