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Show business is booming today, as directors Greg Mottola, David Hackl and Stephan Elliott have all found their next projects.

Movieweb reports that Greg Mottola ('Adventureland') will be directing 'Important Artifacts,' an adaptation of Leanne Shapton's book, 'Important Artifacts and Personal Property From the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris, Including Books, Street Fashion and Jewelry.' The film will follow the four-year romance between a photographer (Brad Pitt) and a younger food columnist (Natalie Portman).

This marks yet another high-profile project for Mottola (pictured), whose films include the smash comedy 'Superbad.' He's currently in post-production of the comedy 'Paul,' written by and starring Nick Frost and Simon Pegg ('Shaun of the Dead'). Show business is booming today, as directors Greg Mottola, David Hackl and Stephan Elliott have all found their next projects.

Movieweb reports that Greg Mottola ('Adventureland') will be directing 'Important Artifacts,' an adaptation of Leanne Shapton's book, 'Important Artifacts and Personal Property From the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris, Including Books, Street Fashion and Jewelry.' The film will follow the four-year romance between a photographer (Brad Pitt) and a younger food columnist (Natalie Portman).

This marks yet another high-profile project for Mottola (pictured), whose films include the smash comedy 'Superbad.' He's currently in post-production of the comedy 'Paul,' written by and starring Nick Frost and Simon Pegg ('Shaun of the Dead').

Meanwhile, Production Weekly reports via Twitter that David Hackl ('Saw V') will be directing the adaptation of Vince Churchill's horror novel, 'The Butcher Bride.' The story follows a young woman transformed into a mass murderer after a brutal assault at a Halloween costume ball.

And finally, The Hollywood Reporter brings news that Stephan Elliott ('The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert') will be directing 'A Few Best Men,' a comedy from the 'Death at a Funeral' team of producers Laurence Malkin and Share Stallings and writer Dean Craig, about a groom and his three best men as they travel to the Australian outback for a wedding.

Stephan Elliott's other directing credits include 'Easy Virtue,' starring Jessica Biel, and the surreal thriller 'Eye of the Beholder,' starring Ewan McGregor and Ashley Judd.