A brand new Amy Winehouse biopic might lastly see the sunshine of day, in response to Deadline and Selection. The movie, known as Again to Black, will probably be directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson (identified for her work on Nowhere Boy and Fifty Shades of Gray) and written by Matt Greenhalgh. It’ll be produced by Studiocanal, Alison Owen, Debra Hayward, and Tracey Seaward. In accordance with the experiences, Again to Black has the assist of the Amy Winehouse Property, together with the late singer’s father Mitchell Winehouse.
Amy Winehouse died in July 2011 on the age of 27. Years after her dying, Asif Kapadia launched the documentary Amy, which was criticized by Mitchell Winehouse however received the Academy Award for Greatest Documentary Characteristic Movie.
In 2015, following the success of Amy, it was reported that Irish filmmaker Kristen Sheridan would write and direct a Winehouse biopic starring Noomi Rapace. The Sheridan venture has not moved ahead, and, in 2018, it was reported that Alison Owen and Debra Hayward would produce a Winehouse biopic written by Geoff Deane and sanctioned by the Winehouse household. Owen and Hayward stay as producers of the biopic’s new iteration.