Sony Selects October 2012 For Kathryn Bigelow's 'Bin Laden' Thriller
Reported by Outsiders - 11:15 AM 2011.07.29
Sony Pictures has selected October 12th, 2012 for the release date of Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal's untitled movie on the Navy SEAL Team 6 and its methodical hunt to kill Al-Qaeda mastermind Osama bin Laden.
The project was in progress called "Killing Bin Laden", about the so-far unsuccessful attempt to kill the mastermind of the 9/11 terror attacks. When Bin Laden was killed, It immediately became the hottest project in town, and Megan Ellison's Annapurna Films banner agreed to fund the film.