- Focus Features has acquired the rights to "The Yankee Comadante", a New Yorker article about William Alexander Morgan.
- George Clooney is attached to direct and produce through Smoke House.
- Morgan was an American who helped Castro and the Cuban rebels overthrow Fulgencio
Batista. He reached the status of Comandante, the sole foreigner other
than Argentinian Che Guevara to be so highly regarded.
Related Titles: The Yankee Comandante