Johnny Depp, Graham King and David Heyman (producer of the Harry Potter films) are to produce Nick Hornby's latest novel A Long Way Down for Warner Bros."This books is brimming with some of the finest writing, and some of the most outstanding characters I've ever had the pleasure of reading,' Depp said in a statement. 'The cinematic possibilities are extraordinary. I am thrilled to be involved with such a masterful work'
Warner Bros production chief Jeff Robinov said in a statement, 'A Long Way Down is funny, dramatic and has a really strong story. I think it will make a wonderful movie'