Taylor Swift Will Write and Direct Her First Movie

Taylor Swift will direct her first movie, from a script she wrote herself.  She’s doing it with Searchlight Pictures . . . the studio behind Oscar-winning movies like “The Shape of Water” and “Nomadland”.

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There’s no word yet on the plot or casting.  The studio says, “Taylor is a once in a generation artist and storyteller.  It is a genuine joy and privilege to collaborate with her as she embarks on this exciting and new creative journey.”

Taylor has directed several of her own videos, including the 15-minute “All Too Well: The Short Film”.  She’s also appeared in a handful of films, like “Valentine’s Day”“Cats”, and “Amsterdam”.