Marleen Gorris brought onto Bronte

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com March 29 2003 12:00 AM ET

Oscar-winning lesbian director Marleen Gorris (Antonia's Line) has been tapped to direct Bronte, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film tells the story of the legendary Bronte sisters--Charlotte, Emily, and Ann--who between them created such literary classics as Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre. Shooting is set to begin in the fall.