In cooperation with Universal, Gary Ross will direct his Hunger Games muse (Jennifer Lawrence) in an adaptation of John Steinbeck’s 1952 novel East of Eden.
Lawrence will play a mom in the latest film version, the first of course being the 1955 interpretation, one of only three movies the great and handsome James Dean starred in before his death. (James Franco, can you hear me?) From Deadline.com:
Ross wants Lawrence to play Cathy Ames, the cold and cruel mother of the boys and estranged wife of the farmer. The films will tell their stories, leading into the rivalry between their sons. Continue reading “Jennifer Lawrence to MILF it up in ‘East of Eden’”