After months of rumors, Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche have signed on to play the leads in the romantic drama Words And Pictures. Fred Schepisi is directing from a screenplay by Gerald DiPego. The film follows the uneasy relationship between two very different teachers at a New England prep school. Curtis Burch is producing for his new Latitude Productions in association with Gary Cogill for Dallas-based Lascaux Films. DiPego will also produce. Joseph Cohen of American Entertainment Investors, Inc. is executive producer. The film, which Latitude Productions picked up as its first project, starts shooting in March 2013. Owen is repped by CAA. Binoche is repped by CAA and Untitled Entertainment.
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