Just as the original Broadway run of American Idiot is about to close, a movie based on Green Day‘s 2004 album — something that has been a topic of discussion since the record first hit stands — may have a screenwriter and a home at Universal. Dustin Lance Black (Milk, J. Edgar) is in talks to write a film based on the Broadway musical based on Green Day’s album. Michael Mayer, director of the Broadway run, is set to direct. Read More »