Medina To Helm Goldman’s “Limehouse Golem”

Juan Carlos Medina (“Insensibles”) is set to direct the crime-thriller “Dan Leno and The Limehouse Golem” at Number 9 and Film4.

The feature is adapted from Peter Ackroyd’s novel of the same name, and is set amidst the music halls of Victorian London.

The story follows a Jack the Ripper-style serial killer nicknamed the Limehouse Golem. Jane Goldman (“Kick Ass,” “X-Men: First Class”) penned the script and Stephen Woolley (“The Crying Game”) will produce.

Shooting kicks off in the first quarter of 2014.

Source: Twitch