- Steve McQueen's next film will be based on British tv series "Widows"
- theme of female empowerment
- plot: three armed robbers are killed in a heist, their widows, discovering the plan of the robbery, pull off the heist themselves
- changes from the series: it will be contemporary, set in the US, and feature four widows
- New Regency (12 Years A Slave) will also be producing
source: thr - he also just signed onto the paul robeson biopic, and "widows" will come before that