According to The Hollywood Reporter, Amy Winehouse will be the subject of a new biopic. Kristen Sheridan has been tapped to write and direct the movie, and Noomi Rapace is “in talks” to play the English soul singer. Sheridan was nominated for a Best Original Screenplay Oscar for her work on In America, while Rapace is known for her work in The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and Prometheus.
Earlier this year, Asif Kapadia explored Winehouse’s life in the acclaimed documentary Amy. Find out why that film was a triumph.