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John Waters Back In Director’s Chair For ‘Liarmouth; Indie Icon Writing/Helming for Village Roadshow Entertainment

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In what marks a high-profile return to filmmaking for John Waters,

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Village Roadshow Pictures has optioned his new novel Liarmouth:

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A Feel-Bad Romance. Waters will write the script and direct.

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It will be Waters' first time behind the camera since 2004's A Dirty Shame. 

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Steve Rabineau will produce alongside Village Roadshow Entertainment,   

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which Steve Mosko revived as a producer and financier. Mosko and Waters hail from Baltimore.    

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Liarmouth is the craziest thing I've written in a while, so maybe it's fitting 

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that my novel was shocking enough to jumpstart the engine of my film career

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," Waters said. "Thrilled to be back in the movie business, hopefully to spread demented joy to