In Blumhouse's most ambitious project to date, Richard Lincoln brings to the big screen the Stephen Sondheim musical Merrely We Roll Along but will shoot the film for 20 years. Bini Feldstein, Ben Platt and Blake Jenner will participate.
Main photography completed for the first segment of the movie. Linklater filmed his Oscar nomination Deity for over 12 years.
Producers are Ginger Sledge ( Where & # 39; d You Go, Bernadette Everybody Wants Some !! [19459004)]) & Jason Bloom ( Whip Lash Exit ) for Blumhouse Productions, Jonathan Mark Sherman and Linklater. Rick Papas made the deal on behalf of the authors of the musical, Stephen Sondheim and George Firth.
The Merry Roll Together is written by Furt, with lyrics and music by Sondheim. It is based on the play of the same name by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart from 1
The musical is moving on Broadway for 44 previews and 16 performances in 1981.
Linklater currently has a photo of Annapurna Where did you go, Bernadette? in theaters.