In the Heights

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Release Date: to be announced

Status: Cancelled

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Director: Kenny Ortega

Screenwriter: Marc Klein
Script: Musical Adaptation

Genre: Musical, Comedy, Drama
About the film:
A bodega owner inherits his late grandmother's lottery winnings and plans to shutter his store and retire on a beach in the Dominican Republic. Trying to say farewell to the characters who live on the block, he realizes that his neighbors are his real family, and he's torn about leaving.

Project Timeline:
Nov. 6, 2008: Project announced. Writer: Quiara Alegria Hudes, Cast: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Distributor: Universal Pictures
Dec. 14, 2009: Director: Kenny Ortega
Apr. 12, 2010: Writer: Marc Klein (replacing Quiara Alegria Hudes)
Mar. 28, 2011: Distributor: Universal Pictures stops development

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Paul Lucero – New York City
October 01, 2009 - 08:34
Subject: In The Heights Movie

Have they set up Production Offices yet and if so, is there a Location Manager attached yet to this project?. Based on articles in the NY Times, I have done scouting on my own already and have some pics.