Disney’s Searchlight Pictures is developing a new film called “Empire of Light”.
The movie is going to written and directed by Sam Mendes, who has previously directed the past two James Bond films.
”Empire Of Light” is due to be released in Fall 2022 and is described as a love story, “set in and around a beautiful old cinema, on the South Coast of England in the 1980s,”
Sam Mendes and Pippa Harris will produce via Neal Street Productions. The project will be overseen by Matthew Greenfield and David Greenbaum, Presidents of Production, Film and Television, and Katie Goodson-Thomas, Head of Development & Production, Searchlight Pictures UK.