HBO SHARES FIRST LOOK PHOTO FOR HBO FILMS’ UNTITLED BARRY LEVINSON PROJECT

Below is the first look photo from HBO Films’ UNTITLED BARRY LEVINSON PROJECT, currently in production.

UNTITLED BARRY LEVINSON PROJECT: Starring Al Pacino, and directed by Barry Levinson, the film centers on Joe Paterno, who, after becoming the winningest coach in college football history, is embroiled in Penn State’s Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure regarding the victims.

Pictured here, Al Pacino as Joe Paterno. Photo: Marcell Rév/HBO.

Executive produced by Barry Levinson, Jason Sosnoff, Tom Fontana, Edward R. Pressman, Rick Nicita and Lindsay Sloane. Produced by Amy Herman. The film was written by Debora Cahn and John C. Richards and David McKenna. In Association with Sony Pictures Television.

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