(WBRE/WYOU) –77 year-old Paul McCartney is not resting on his considerable laurels.
A representative announced Thursday McCartney’s working on songs for a stage version of the 1946 movie, It’s A Wonderful Life. McCartney’s writing the music and working on the lyrics with Lee Hall, the scriptwriter of Billy Elliot and the Elton John biopic Rocketman.
The movie It’s A Wonderful Life was directed by Frank Capra and starred Jimmy Stewart. It’s about a man who’s down on his luck who’s rescued by a guardian angel.
The popular film is shown during the Christmas holidays.