Anthony McCarten has been announced as the author for the upcoming Broadway musical based on Neil Diamond’s life.
McCarten wrote the script for Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody. He has been nominated for Oscars for his previous work with the Winston Churchill biopic Darkest Hour and the Stephen Hawking movie The Theory of Everything.
The Neil Diamond project has no official title yet, but will include Diamond’s hit songs. Tony Award winner Michael Mayer is set to direct.
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