Epstein, Friedman To Direct 'Lovelace'
Thursday, January 21st, 2010
Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman have lined up indie biopic "Lovelace" as their second directing gig, just before the premiere of "Howl" -- which the duo wrote and directed -- at Sundance.
"Lovelace," written by W. Merritt Johnson ("Temple Grandin," "In Treatment"), draws from Eric Danville's bio "The Complete Linda Lovelace" and follows Linda Boreman's rise to fame as iconic porn star Linda Lovelace of 1972's "Deep Throat," and her subsequent transformation into feminist, anti-porn activist Linda Marchiano. Story's told through the perspective of three interviewers at various stages of her life.
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