Black Bear pictures has agreed to finance “Suburbicon”, starring Matt Damon, Julianne Moore and George Clooney. Clooney has also been tapped to direct, his previous directoral credits include “Monuments Men” and “Good Night and Good Luck”.
Joel and Ethan Coen have penned the script for “Suburbicon,” which has already entered pre-production. The movie will be set in the quiet every-town of “Suburbicon”, where the best and worst of human behavior is comically displayed.
Bloom has acquired the sales rights for international markets and will launch sales at the Berlin Film Festival. CAA will handle U.S. rights.
Clooney and Moore are represented by CAA, Damon is repped by WME.