Jake Gyllenhaal will play the role of music composer and conductor in a new biopic, which is based on the life of Leonard Bernstein. The film name is The American. Jake will also producer this movie with Cary Joji.
Fukunaga will be the director of The American. The film revolves around the life events of Leonard Bernstein. The film describes the journey of 25 years old boy who rose to fame in no time. According to Deadline The American will explain the life journey of Leonard Bernstein.
According to Jake Gyllenhaal Bernstein was a fantastic figure and he is honored to tell the story of Leonard Bernstein with his friend Cary.