Spielberg's next gig? The Olympics
Posted Monday, April 17, 2006 at 4:44 PM Central
by John Couture
Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg will join Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou in creating the opening and closing ceremonies for the 2008 Summer Olympic games that will be held in Beijing, China. Zhang Yimou is best known for directing House of Flying Daggers and has declared that he will take a two year sabbatical from filmmaking to concentrate his entire focus on the Olympics.