The film charts the rise of the renowned jazz singer known as 'the Jezebel of Jazz' who achieved international stardom in the 1940s and eventually died in 2004.
Ed Arentz brokered the deal with producer Melissa Davis and the directors.
The Larrain brothers’ Chile-based company plans English and Spanish drama series.
Former Ink Factory exec Emma Broughton also joins new venture.
Warner will have the option to co-finance projects with Charles D King’s media company.
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