‘Mudbound’ Director Dee Rees to Write and Direct New ‘Porgy and Bess’ Adaptation

Dee Rees has found her next project.

The director, who earned an Oscar nod for her screenplay for 2017’s Mudbound, is set to write and direct a feature film adaptation of Porgy and Bess, the George Gershwin opera set in the slums of Charleston that became a Tony-winning Broadway musical.

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