• Werner Herzog Signs On To Direct TV Drama Fordlandia

    9 days ago - By Coming Soon

    Werner Herzog signs on to direct TV drama Fordlandia
    Oscar-winning director Werner Herzog is teaming up with Hyde Park Entertainment to bring to life Greg Grandin's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City. Set to be adapted into a TV series, Herzog will direct the entire series.
    Adapted for television by Oscar-nominee Christopher Wilkinson , the series tells the true story of the richest man in the world in the '20s, Henry Ford, and his attempt to recreate small-town America deep in the heart of the Amazon. Hyde Park's Ashok...
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  • ‘Fordlandia' Novel Being Adapted For TV; Werner Herzog To Direct

    ‘Fordlandia' Novel Being Adapted For TV; Werner Herzog To Direct

    9 days ago - By Deadline

    Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment Group has acquired the rights to Greg Grandin's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Fordlandia to develop as a potential television series, with acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog attached to direct. Oscar-nominated Christopher Wilkinson is writing the series adaptation and will executive produce.
    Fordlandia tells the extraordinary true story of the richest man in the world in the 1920s, Henry Ford, and his...
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