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Nair takes the reins of Depp-starrer Shantaram for Initial

Initial Entertainment Group and Infinitum Nihil have signed Mira Nair to direct the upcoming India-set epic Shantaram.The announcement follows a prolonged period of negotiations to find a suitable film-maker that at one point included Peter Weir before the Australian director left the project.Johnny Depp will star in the adaptation of Gregory David Roberts's stirring saga about a former drug addict who becomes a gun-runner ...

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