John Hughes Script Stirs Hollywood Interest
Late writer-director's "Grisbys Go Broke" is making the rounds
Director John Hughes died of a heart attack at the age of 59 on August 6. Hughes wrote and directed
Ferris Bueller's Day Off. He also wrote Pretty in Pink, Home Alone, National Lampoon's Vacation and The Breakfast Club.
Tuesday, Mar 9, 2010 Updated at 10:30 AM CDT
Once more, with moxy.
A script written by late North Shore writer/director
John Hughes -- who received a quote-tastic Oscar tribute Sunday -- is making the rounds in Hollywood, according to the . Hollywood Reporter
News that Paramount purchased the script is apparently false.
Paramount is picking up the script, which follows a wealthy Chicago family that loses everything and is forced to move to the sticks...soooo, Schaumburg?
Paramount wants to turn the script into a family comedy. Soooo...