‘La La Land’ is headed for Broadway: Lionsgate and producer Marc Platt announced on Tuesday that Damien Chazelle’s six-time Oscar-winning film is being adapted for the stage.
Bartlett Sher will direct from the book by Ayad Akhtar and Matthew Decker
It follows several live stage productions based on Lionsgate film and television properties, including “Dirty Dancing,” “Now You See Me,” “Wonder” and “Nashville.”
The deal was negotiated for Lionsgate by Brown, EVP of Business & Legal Affairs Eva Feder and Stefan Schick at Loeb & Loeb.
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