WEEDS/30 ROCK Director Scott Ellis to Helm Supernatural Romantic Comedy TARAVELLA

     June 21, 2010

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I’m a sucker for a romantic comedy with a good high-concept hook, so I am prematurely hopeful for the supernatural romantic comedy Taravella that Winchester Capital Management has just picked up.  According to Variety, the script from Tom Sierchio (Untamed Heart) outlines “a love story about a beautiful but eccentric young woman with amnesia who falls out of the sky one day into the life of a young man.”

Scott Ellis, who has five Tony nominations and a 30 Rock Emmy nomination under his belt, is set to direct.  Keep your fingers crossed for the most essential component of a successful rom-com: solid casting.

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