Wagner to Produce ‘Miss Saigon’ Film

“Precious” director will helm movie based on Broadway musical.

Last Updated: October 21, 2009 @ 10:40 AM

In what would be her first film producing project since leaving the CEO slot at United Artists in 2008, Paula Wagner is mobilizing a screen version of "Miss Saigon" as a directing vehicle for Lee Daniels.

Daniels is the director of "Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire."

Wagner will produce the film with Cameron Mackintosh, who oversaw the West End and Broadway musical.

Read more at Variety.