You may not expect the director of the first Twilight film to be helming a project about gangsters set in 1960s London, but it’s happening now that Catherine Hardwicke is taking on Diamond.
According to Screendaily, Hardwicke will direct the project and Nicola Horlick, the former City of London investment manager will be producing the project with Derby Street Films. The screenplay is being written by Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse and is looking to start shooting in 2013.
The directors next project is called Plush. The development is now at the casting stage. The film stars Evan Rachel Wood and is described as an erotic thriller.