Preston Whitmore Helming Zoom


Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have set Preston Whitmore (The Christmas) to write and direct Zoom, a music-themed film that teams 8 Mile producer Brian Grazer with musician and music producer Pharrell Williams.

Variety says Grazer and Williams will produce. Williams will compose the score and soundtrack.

Zoom is the story of a troubled West Virginia youth who attends a music academy and finds his voice and a place in the world.