• Lin-Manuel Miranda to Direct Film Adaptation of ‘Tick, Tick. Boom!'

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The force behind “Hamilton” and “In the Heights” will bring his vision to the big screen for the first time with an adaptation of a musical by the “Rent” creator Jonathan Larson.
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  • Lin-Manuel Miranda To Make Directorial Debut with Tick, Tick.Boom!

    Lin-Manuel Miranda To Make Directorial Debut with Tick, Tick.Boom!

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    Lin-Manuel Miranda to make directorial debut in Tick, Tick...Boom!
    Broadway star Lin-Manuel Miranda has just set his film directorial debut with an adaptation of Jonathan Larson's autobiographical musical, Tick, Tick...Boom! , according to The Wrap .
    The film will be produced by Imagine Entertainment, who have found success in the music genre in the past with the cult classic Cry-Baby and the James Brown biopic Get On Up , and written by Steven Levenson .
    Miranda, who starred in an Off-Broadway production of the play, is known for creating the acclaimed Broadway productions In the Heights...
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  • ‘Tick, Tick.Boom!': Lin-Manuel Miranda To Direct Movie Adaptation of The Musical

    ‘Tick, Tick.Boom!': Lin-Manuel Miranda To Direct Movie Adaptation of The Musical

    1 month ago - By Slash Film

    Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is not throwing away his shot...to direct his first feature film.
    Miranda - Broadway sensation, multiple Tony Award winner, and future star of Disney's Mary Poppins Returns - is stepping behind the camera for his feature directorial debut, a film adaptation of a musical called Tick, Tick...Boom! Read all about it below.
    Deadline has all the details about Tick, Tick...Boom! , which is an autobiographical musical based on the life of the late Jonathan Larson , who also created the smash hit Rent. Miranda, who once played the lead role in Tick, Tick...Boom!...
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  • Lin-Manuel Miranda to Direct Film of Jonathan Larson's Pre-‘Rent' Musical ‘Tick, Tick. Boom'

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Lin-Manuel Miranda will make his directorial debut with a film adaptation of “Tick, Tick...Boom!” the autobiographical musical of the late “Rent” playwright Jonathan Larson, Imagine Entertainment announced Thursday.
    Miranda, who starred in the Off-Broadway poduction of this musical, will also produce with Imagine Chairmen Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, along with Julie Oh. Larson's sister, Julie Larson, will be executive producer while “Dear Evan Hansen” playwright Steven Levenson will adapt the screenplay.
    “Jonathan Larson's captivating storytelling in Rent first taught me that musicals...
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  • Imagine Sets Lin-Manuel Miranda's Helming Debut: ‘Rent' Creator Jonathan Larson's ‘Tick, Tick.Boom!;' ‘Evan Hansen's Steven Levenson Scripting

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : In what shapes up as a stage to film transfer with iconic Broadway talent, Imagine Entertainment has set Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda to make his feature directorial debut on Tick , Tick...Boom! That is based on the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson , the late playwright behind the smash musical Rent. The Tony-winning Dear Evan Hansen book writer Steven Levenson is aboard to write the screen adaptation. Miranda will produce alongside Imagine...
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