Marc Webb Eyed to Direct Disney’s ‘Snow White’ Remake (Exclusive)

Heigh-ho, heigh-ho, it’s off to Disney Marc Webb goes.

The filmmaker is in talks to direct the studio’s upcoming live-action adaptation of “Snow White.”While the deal isn’t finalized, sources tell Variety that Webb is the top choice to helm the movie.“The Girl on the Train” screenwriter Erin Cressida Wilson is in negotiations to pen the script for “Snow White,” which will expand upon the story and music from the 1938 animated classic.

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, the duo behind “La La Land,” “The Greatest Showman,” and “Dear Evan Hansen,” will write new songs for the movie.

Marc Platt is on board to produce.The original “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” cartoon, based on the Brothers Grimm fairytale, was first released over 80 years ago.

It was Disney’s inaugural animated feature film and became a massive success for the studio.There have been several adaptations

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