Netflix $130 Million Nancy Meyers Movie Shut Down Over Issues of Budget
Something’s gotta give.
Less than a 12 months after acclaimed rom-com filmmaker Nancy Meyers coyly substantiated she struck a deal with Netflix to inscribe and direct an untitled ensemble comedy, the streamer has reportedly shelved the highly-anticipated project.
The Hollywood Reporter, citing sources proximate to the situation, suggested that the streaming lodging and movie director need to now not come to an acquiescent on the film’s budget. Though Nancy—whose work includes Father of the Bride, The Parent Trap, Something’s Gotta Give and The Holiday—aimed for a charge range of at least $150 million, Netflix reportedly set a most of $130 million.
The romantic comedy already had foremost well-known character power tentatively attached including Scarlett Johansson, Owen Wilson, Penelope Cruz and Michael Fassbender. The story used to be set to revolve spherical a filmmaking pair who fell in love and have been reunited for an incipient venture after their breakup, in accordance to the publication.
The replace on Nancy Meyers‘s latest rom-com comes proximately eight years after her final full-length film used to be relinquished, as she inscribed and directed the 2015 comedy-drama, The Intern, starring Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro.