Lionel Richie Movie Musical “All Night Long” in the Works at Disney
Walt Disney Studios have announced they are developing an original movie musical based on Multi Grammy Winner Lionel Richie, Fairfax Copenhagen has learned. With the working title “All Night Long”, based off his 1983 No.1 hit, the project is being produced by Richie and his manager Bruce Eskowitz, along with Cavalry Media executives Dana Brunetti and Matt Del Piano.
The hit screenwriter Pete Chiarelli (Crazy Rich Asians, The Proposal) is writing the original script, and the project will utilise some of Richie’s biggest hits in a live-action project. While the musical is still in the early stages of development, Disney has plans for a theatrical release in the future.