Bringing Karen Carpenter alive on the big screen might work, it’s kind of an evolutionary step forward after several TV small screen attempts to retell her story. At the end of the day it comes down to money, you won’t find financial backers unless they are pretty sure of getting a return on their investment. Plus the use of Carpenters original music if used, won’t come cheap!Recent article on the rise of rock biopics in Hollywood. Based on this trend, I still think that a big screen KC biopic could be a compelling story and attract audiences. And can you imagine how great that soundtrack would be?!!
Here's the article:
Queen, Elton, Bruce: Is Classic Rock the Next Great Hollywood I.P. Well?