George Clooney is reportedly in early talks to step back behind the camera and direct sci-fi film 'Echo'. Christopher MacBride has written the script for the film, which will centre on a drone specialist who begins to question if his lover has been replaced or if he is having a psychological episode.
Clooney is building his directorial career with a rapid pace. He has already directed six feature length movies: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Good night, and Good Luck. (2005), The Ides of March (2011), The Monuments Men (2014) and Suburbicon (2017).
He has also directing little screen titles such as Unscripted (2005) and upcoming Catch-22 (2019).
Clooney has one Academy Award nomination for his directing, for the movie Good Night, and Good Luck (2005).
Christopher MacBride is a screenwriter that is making a name for himself, scripting (and directing) movie The Conspiracy (2012), a horror-thriller about conspiracy theories. He is also working on his second writing/directing movie - The Education of Fredrick Fitzell (2019), about a ordinary guy going through an existential crisis.