MakeReady Sets ‘Five Faces Of Maria;’ Francis Lawrence To Direct Epic WWI Tale

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EXCLUSIVE: Makeready has set Francis Lawrence to direct Five Faces of Maria, a fact-based drama that will go under the worldwide theatrical distribution deal with eOne and Universal Pictures that former New Regency CEO and Paramount president Brad Weston put in place when he launched the company.
The film will be scripted by Gina Welch, whose recent credits include episodes of Castle Rock, Feud and Ray Donovan. Five Faces of Maria tells the true story of Maria Bochkareva