What we do know is that Mrs. Brad Pitt Angelina Jolie is set to star as guess who, and Brian Helgeland (of L.A. Confidential, Ridley Scott's Robin Hood, Green Zone and a ton more) is writing the screenplay. Rudin has taken this project to James Cameron and Paul Greengrass; and now, rumor has it, David Fincher shall be given the chance to pick it up or say 'Nah'.
Do I see Fincher directing a Cleopatra epic? Nope. But with a slate as crowded as Fincher's and nobody knowing anything, it's "who knows", right?
Here's the story: