Baker to Take ‘Breath’ With Johnson

“Mentalist” star, producer acquire film rights to novel.

Last Updated: November 19, 2009 @ 7:51 AM

“The Mentalist” star Simon Baker and producer Mark Johnson have teamed up to acquire feature rights to the Tim Winton novel “Breath.”

Baker and Johnson will produce together, and Baker plans to play one of the lead roles. They will set a director before setting up funding.

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