M. Night Shyamalan has beenmade ShoWest Director of the Year it was announced byMitch Neuhauser, co-managing director of the eventthat will be held in
Shyamalan's next feature is Ladyin the Water, for Warner Bros. Picturesstaring Paul Giamatti as Cleveland Heep, a man trying to disappear among the dilapidated burntout lights bulbs and broken appliances of his apartment complex. However, lifewill never be the same again when
Lady in theWater is Shyamalan'sseventh feature, his other films include TheSixth Sense, Unbreakable, Signs and The Village.
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