CBS Films Scores “Sense of an Ending” Rights

CBS Films has nabbed U.S. distribution rights to the film adaptation of Julian Barnes’ Man Booker Prize-winning bestseller “The Sense of an Ending” at FilmNation Entertainment, BBC Films and LipSync.

Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling, Harriet Walter and Michelle Dockery star in the film about a reclusive older man grappling with the legacy of his first love.

Ritesh Batra (“The Lunchbox”) directs from a screenplay by playwright Nick Payne (“Constellations”). Production is currently taking place in London.

Source: Variety