Today in Misty Copeland Is Taking Over the World news:
It sounds like the American Ballet Theatre soloist’s inspirational life story is about to become a film. New Line Cinema has optioned a biopic based on Copeland’s beautiful memoir, Life in Motion. While the project is still in the early stages of development, the team of producers includes one Mr. Adam Shankman, which means we can go ahead and assume that should this thing get the green light, the dancing will be totally legit (yay!).
Here’s a question: Will Copeland end up starring as herself? Not sure if she’s into the acting thing, but she did do a pretty bang-up job in that dramatic Under Armour commercial, so…
We’ll let you know more info as we hear it!