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Lost in Austen Headed to the Big Screen February 16, 2009 11:55 am

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Lost in Austen, Movies, News, Television.
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lostinausten-021609Columbia Pictures has tapped Sam Mendes to produce a feature based on the British miniseries Lost in Austen.  According to Variety, the film will center on Amanda, an ardent Jane Austen fan, who lives in present day New York with her boyfriend, until she finds she’s swapped places with Austen’s fictional creation Elizabeth Bennett.

The original series aired in four parts on ITV in the U.K. in September.