With his recent film "Mud" delivering a solid perf in its first two weeks at the box office, Jeff Nichols is ready to get back to work with Warner Bros. coming on to distribute his next pic and his "Take Shelter" star Michael Shannon coming on to star.
Sarah Green and Brian Kavanaugh-Jones are producing the pic with Nichols also writing the project.
The project would mark Nichols' firstÂ studio film with both "Take Shelter" and "Mud" taking the festival route before being picked up for distribution by smaller distribs. After breaking out in smaller films like "Revolutionary Road" and "Take Shelter," Shannon is now breaking out with bigger films including WB's "Man of Steel" where he plays General Zod.
He is repped by CAA and Mosaic. Shannon is also repped by CAA.