Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Universal Cleans Up With "The Undomestic Goddess"

"The Undomestic Goddess", an upcoming Universal Pictures' adaptation, based on New York Times best-selling author Sophie Kinsella's 2005 novel, will be directed by Andy Fickman ("Race To Witch Mountain"), from a screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna ("The Devil Wears Prada").

Kinsella is the pen-name of English author Madeleine Wickham, a former London-based financial jounalist, noted for 'chick lit' genre fiction, addressing issues of modern women.

Premise of "Goddess" follows a female attorney who has a work 'melt-down', ending up in the English countryside, mistaken for a maid and given a menial housekeeping job...