Robert to star in Oz prequel
Robert Downey Jr is reportedly set to play the lead role in an upcoming prequel of the The Wizard of Oz.india Updated: Apr 24, 2010 02:41 IST
On the other hand, Sam Mendes is a possible contender to direct the project, but reports have also hinted that Hairspray director Adam Shankman could get behind the camera, reports The New York Daily News. Written by screenwriter Mitchell Kapner, the script is based off of elements from different L Frank Baum books, the author of the original Oz tales, the Los Angeles Times reported.
First Published: Apr 23, 2010 16:19 IST