The Host: Andrew Niccol to direct

Thu May 12, 2011 Return to Film News

  • Andrew Niccol has signed on to direct the adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's novel "The Host".
    Niccol has written the screenplay and was originally in talks to direct when the project was first announced in 2009. Several directors were considered since, but Niccol returned to the project recently, after Saoirse Ronan was cast as the lead.

  • Inferno Entertainment is presenting the film at Cannes.

Source: Deadline
Related Titles: The Host