Entertainment Movies Channing Tatum to Make Teenage Movie Musical Inspired by Lady Macbeth Music manager Scooter Braun will also produce the project for Amazon By Dana Rose Falcone Published on July 31, 2020 03:53 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Channing Tatum wants to try his hand at some Shakespeare. The actor, 44, and music manager Scooter Braun will produce an untitled movie based on Lady Macbeth for Amazon Studios, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film will be a YA-centric musical. Per THR, the plot will center around "a teenage girl who grapples with her own morality as she contends with the dreadful consequences of her ambition." John McPhail (Anna and the Apocolypse) will direct and S.J. Inwards (Rush) will write the script. Amy Adams to Play a Woman Who Believes She's Turning Into a Dog in Nightbitch Lady Macbeth hails, of course, from William Shakespeare's classic tragedy Macbeth, in which she convinces her husband to kill King Duncan so she can become the queen of Scotland. The plot works, but, riddled with guilt, Lady Macbeth ends up killing herself. Florence Pugh most recently tackled Lady Macbeth's story in 2017's Lady Macbeth. RELATED VIDEO: Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Legally Single Almost 2 Months After Her Pregnancy Reveal Tatum touched on Shakespeare in his breakout role in 2006's She's the Man, which drew inspiration from the Bard's Twelfth Night. Channing Tatum & Jessie J Split After Reconciliation: They 'Realized It Was Better to Move on' The Magic Mike star will appear next in Dog and Wingmen, an R-rated musical comedy also starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt. He'll also produce both projects. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free weekly newsletter to get the biggest news of the week delivered to your inbox every Friday.