23 Dec '12, 3pm

Angelina Jolie taking on the role a a director? #Hollywood2Bollywood

Angelina Jolie taking on the role a a director? #Hollywood2Bollywood

23 Dec – Angeline Jolie is currently working on snatching up directorial duties for a film adaptation of "Unbroken: A World War ll Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption". Jolie has acknowledged in a statement that her interest was sparked by the inspiring story of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic distance runner from America who became a pilot during World War ll. Zamperini had spent 47 days on a raft before being captured by the Japanese Navy. "I read Laura Hillenbrand's brilliant book and I was so moved by Louie Zamperini's heroic story. I immediately began to fight for the opportunity to make this film. Louie is a true hero and a man of immense humanity, faith and courage. I am deeply honoured to have the chance to tell his inspiring story," said Jolie in her statement. Universal Pictures and Walden Media have also released a joint statement announcing her intentions ...

Full article: http://sg.movies.yahoo.com/news/angelina-jolie-direct-unb...

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