'Captain Phillips' Team Reuniting For 'The Director'

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January 15, 2014 AT 2:44 PM
The team behind the critical hit Captain Phillips are reuniting to adapt The Director, an upcoming book by David Ignatius . Paul Greengrass is in negotiations to write and direct the adaptation, which will be produced by Scott Rudin . Rudin was a producer on Phillips , which Greengrass directed. The deal comes under the aegis of Michael De Luca , also a Phillips producer who is now transitioning to his new job as production president of Columbia Pictures.