The project is based on the 2017 documentary "Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood" by Tyrnauer, a portrait of unsung Hollywood legend Bowers, whose memoir chronicled his decades spent as a sexual procurer to the stars.
His other credits include "Suspiria" and "A Bigger Splash." Guadagnino received a best picture Academy Award nomination in 2017 for "Call Me by Your Name" along with Peter Spears, Emilie Georges and Marco Morabito.
Rogen and Goldberg are repped by UTA. Guadagnino is repped by WME. News was first reported by Deadline Hollywood.” /> Searchlight's director of production Richard Ruiz will oversee the project.
“Scotty” follows Bowers, a World War II Marine combat veteran who fought at the Battle of Iwo Jima and became a legendary bisexual male hustler and all-purpose date-arranger for Hollywood movie stars from the 1940s until the beginning of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s. Fox Searchlight began developing the movie project two years ago after the documentary was released by Greenwich Entertainment.
Matt Tyrnauer and Corey Reeser are producing through Altimeter Films, with Rogen and Goldberg producing through their Point Grey Pictures.
"Call Me by Your Name" director Luca Guadagnino will direct Searchlight's untitled Scotty Bowers project with Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg writing the script.
Rogen and Goldberg's producing credits include "50/50," "This Is the End," "Neighbors," "Blockers," "Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising," "Long Shot," "The Disaster Artist," "Good Boys" and "An American Pickle."
The studio has renamed it Searchlight. Disney acquired the 20th Century Fox entertainment assets last year, including the prestige label Fox Searchlight.
He had not discussed the information prior to publication but decided to do so because most of the people involved were dead. Bowers died last year at the age of 96. Bowers' memoir "Full Service" was published in 2012.

He will be eligible for parole in 35 years. The show is now in its second season and has reportedly been renewed for a third next year. The dancehall star is currently serving life for a 2014 murder conviction. Vybz Kartel and his three co-accused, Shawn “Storm” Campbell, Andre St John, and Kahira Jones, have all maintained their innocence despite the mountain of evidence presented in the case against them. Shava!” The track is featured on the soundtrack for AMC’s hit series Preacher. The series was developed for AMC by Sam Catlin, Evan Goldberg, and Seth Rogen and starring Dominic Cooper. The first season averaged around 3 million viewers per episode, so these are ears that Vybz Kartel will reach and these might be folks who have never heard his music before. That juror, Livingston Caine, is now on trial for conspiracy and attempted bribery charges and faces a few years in prison if convicted. This year he did a collaboration with Mangi Mahal, “Balle! Throughout the two-month trial, the defense argued that police officers tampered with cellphone evidence presented in court and also intimidate one of the defense witnesses. As if that wasn’t enough, one member of the jury was arrested the same day the artist was convicted of murder. Tweet
Vybz Kartel gets another mainstream feature this time on the soundtrack for AMC’s supernatural action serious Preacher. Vybz Kartel, real name Adidja Palmer, will get a shot to vindicate himself and walk free come February of next year when his appeal trial kicks off in the Appeal Court in Kingston. The Gazanation leader, aka Worl’Boss, has added significantly to his vast catalog during his time behind bars. The murder victim, Clive “Lizard” Williams, body was never found. For those of you who haven’t yet been watching, Preacher, it’s time to get on the bandwagon. Despite being incarcerated since 2011, Vybz Kartel has remained very much relevant in Jamaica’s dominant music form, dancehall.