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'The Hatton Garden Heist' to be directed by Gabe Turner

Exclusive: Class Of 92 producers Fulwell 73 join Metrodome’s crime story.

Class of 92 and I Am Bolt director Gabe Turner is to direct The Hatton Garden Heist with Leo Pearlman of UK production outfit Fulwell 73 on board to produce alongside distributor-producer Metrodome.

Metrodome’s version of the $20m (£14m) London heist is due to enter pre-production in early June.

The raid, which took place over Easter Weekend 2015 on a safe deposit vault in central London, was one of the biggest heists in British criminal history, carried out by a semi-retired group of men ranging in age between 58-75.

Fulwell 73 produced hit docs Class of 92 – about Manchester United - and One Direction 3D: This is Us.

The collaboration marks the second partnership between Metrodome and Fulwell after The Guvnors.

Jezz Vernon, Metrodome managing director, said: “It’s an incredible story and we needed a fantastic director and production company to deliver it. We had no

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