Michelle MacLaren To Helm “The Nightingale”

“Breaking Bad” and “Game of Thrones” helmer Michelle MacLaren is set to direct the feature film adaptation of Kristin Hannah’s bestselling novel “The Nightingale” at TriStar Pictures.

An adaptation of the Ann Peacock novel, the story follows two sisters coming of age in France on the eve of World War II, and their struggle to survive and resist the German occupation of France.

MacLaren and John Sayles will do a polish of the script draft while Elizabeth Cantillon is producing.

Source: Variety