New Moon Director to Helm Gardener


The Twilight Saga: New Moon director Chris Weitz is reteaming with Summit Entertainment for his next project, titled The Gardener, written by Eric Eason.

The film is about a hard-working Mexican gardener who lives in Los Angeles and his efforts to protect his son.

Production will begin in March or April.

In the Variety interview where he revealed this project, he also addressed the rumors that he was quitting directing and talked about what happened to The Golden Compass