According to Deadline, Jon M. Chu reportedly will direct Universal’s feature adaptation of the iconic Broadway musical Wicked. Currently, the film’s script is being crafted by the record-breaking musical’s book writer Winnie Holzman and composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz. The Broadway musical’s original producer Marc Platt will produce the project through his production company. Universal Senior EVP Erik Baiers and director of development Lexi Barta will oversee the film’s production. At this time, there has been no casting news, production start or release date have been announced. But Chu’s announcement means the cast and crew announcements should be coming in the next few months.