"Hairspray" film director Adam Shankman is attached to direct and produce a new project for HBO Films based on the life of Rose Hovick — the unstoppable stage mother of Gypsy fame — to be titled "Madame Rose," according to Deadline.com.
Shankman will direct and executive produce the film that is written by Tristine Skyler. Jennifer Gibgot will join as co-executive producer.
"Madame Rose" will tell the true story of the woman whose life was depicted in the memoirs of her daughters, June Havoc and Gypsy Rose Lee, as well as the Tony Award-winning musical Gypsy.
You're invited to spend an evening filled with personal tales of difficult choices, bad breaks, worse men and some of the most glorious songs ever written. It's an intimate evening, up close with a legend.
So pull up a chair and order up a drink. Because she's got a life to sing. Tickets as low as $85!
Fuerza Bruta Wayra
Here Lies Love
On The Town
Piece of My Heart
Scenes From A Marriage
Sex With Strangers
The Country House
The Good and The True
This is Our Youth
You Can't Take It With You