McG takes leap for U's 'Evel' biopic

Snyder, Gabriel
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/20/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 40, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that Joseph McGinty Nichol or McG will direct Universal Pictures' Evel Knievel biographic film "Pure Evel". Selection of Scribe Andrew as scriptwriter; Films that McG is doing.


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