Source: THRThe Hollywood Reporter
states that a biopic of 40th U.S. President and former actor Ronald Reagan is in the works.
The $30 million production is set for release late next year and will be based on two best-selling biographies of the 40th U.S. president by Paul Kengor: "The Crusader" and "God and Ronald Reagan." The story will chronicle Reagan's life from boyhood to Hollywood actor to leader of the free world.Mark Joseph
, who optioned the books four years ago, is co-producing with Ralph Winter
(X-Men, Planet of the Apes
) and Jonas McCord
) wrote the script.
No actors or director have been signed, and the producers are considering two distribution offers.