Justin Chadwick in talks to direct Anthony Mackie's Johnnie Cochran biopic
Anthony Mackie’s movie about superstar attorney Johnnie Cochran appears to have found its director. English filmmaker Justin Chadwick is in talks to helm the yet untitled legal drama centering on the 1981 Signal Hill police brutality case, EW has confirmed.
Chadwick is no stranger to biopics, having previously directed Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. His other credits include The Other Boleyn Girl and the upcoming Tulip Fever.