No cast has been announced, but the film is expected to begin shooting in the fall, Variety.com reported Thursday.
"The Edge of Love" and "The Jacket" director John Maybury will helm the movie from a screenplay penned by Olivia Hetreed, the trade paper said.
Published in 1847, Emily Bronte's novel has been adapted for film and television more than a dozen times.
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