Van Sant, Ellis Team to Pen Suicide Saga

Based on Vanity Fair article on deaths of Theresa Duncan, Jeremy Blake.

Last Updated: October 14, 2009 @ 7:46 AM

Gus Van Sant and author Bret Easton Ellis will team to write a feature about the double suicide of artists Theresa Duncan and Jeremy Blake.

PalmStar Entertainment, Celluloid Dreams and K5 Film have acquired screen rights to "The Golden Suicides," a Vanity Fair article written by Nancy Jo Sales.

"Milk" director Van Sant is involved only as writer at this point.

Read more in Variety.