Rinsch to Direct Keanu’s ’47 Ronin’

Veteran commercial director will helm samurai picture.

Last Updated: November 17, 2009 @ 4:55 PM

Universal Pictures is near a deal with Carl Eric Rinsch to make his feature directing debut on “47 Ronin,” the epic period samurai swordsmen tale that will star Keanu Reeves. Scott Stuber is producing through his Stuber Pictures banner, with Pam Abdy also aboard in a producing capacity.

Read more at Variety.