Unanimous Entertainment to produce adaptation of Women’s Prize for Fiction (formally The Orange prize) winner MAY WE BE FORGIVEN by A.M. Homes.
“I'm excited about the prospect of bringing MAY WE BE FORGIVEN to the screen as I am a writer who thinks in images and scenes. And all the more thrilled to have Chris as a producer as I admire the films he's made. “
- A.M. Homes
Katie Goodson-Thomas brought the book to Coen’s attention and will be taking a producer credit on the film. Chris Coen recently announced a new project with James Marsh writing and directing, which will shoot next Summer, and his latest project, JANE GOT A GUN is due to wrap shortly. Unanimous continues to develop and finance a full slate of feature films and plans to announce a new production fund in 2014.
A.M. Homes is the author of the memoir The Mistress’s Daughter and the novels This Book Will Change Your Life, Music for Torching, The End of Alice, In a Country of Mothers, and Jack, as well as the story collections The Safety of Objects and Things YouShould Know and the travel book Los Angeles: People, Places, and the Castle on the Hill. Her books have been translated into twenty-two languages. The recipient of numerous awards, she has published fiction and essays in The New Yorker, Granta, Harpers, McSweeney’s, One Story, The New York Times and Vanity Fair, where she is a Contributing Editor. She lives in New York City and teaches at PrincetonUniversity.