Gabriel Yared is attached to compose the score for the upcoming biographical drama Bach. The film is set to be directed by Eric Styles (Relative Values, Tempo, That Good Night) and will star Gérard Depardieu, Axel Milberg and Marianne Sagebrecht. The movie chronicles the life and passionate battles of the iconic German Baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Jeffrey Freedman has written the screenplay and is also producing the project with S. J. Evans (Dead of the Nite). A production start date in 2017 is expected. (Screen Daily)
Yared’s upcoming projects also include Xavier Dolan’s The Death and Life of John F. Donovan starring Kit Harington, Jessica Chastain and Natalie Portman.