NEW YORK, 16 Oct. /Offset. TASS Alexey Kachalin/. Studio Walt Disney decided to make a film based on the novel “the Ingenious Hidalgo don Quixote de La Mancha” by Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616). This was announced on Saturday by the TV channel of the Fox News.
According to him, the producer will be Gordon grey, who was involved in the films “the Rookie” (The Rookie, 2002), “Overcoming” (Invincible, 2006) and “the Hand on one million” (Million Dollar Arm, 2014). The script is charged Billy ray, known for her work on the adaptation of the novel by Suzanne Collins “the Hunger games” (The Hunger Games, 2012) and the film “Captain Phillips” (Captain Phillips, 2013).
the Creative team, according to reports, decided to create a film about the adventures of the Knight of the sorrowful countenance, but with characteristic courage Hollywood wants to make a story more spectacular. Plan to borrow some elements from the popular franchise “pirates of the Caribbean”, the first series of which was released in 2003.
Spain in 2016, held a commemorative event on the occasion of the 400th anniversary since the death of Miguel de Cervantes. Especially a lot of cultural events planned in the city of alcalá de Henares (Autonomous community Madrid), where the writer was born. Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra is known primarily as the author of the novel “the Ingenious Hidalgo don Quixote of La Mancha”, which was published in two parts. The first was published in 1605 and the second in 1615.
the Writer died in April 1616, a long time his burial place was not known. Only in March 2015 in the crypt of the Church of the monastery of the Trinity in Madrid were found fragments of the remains of Cervantes.