Is a Behind the Candelabra musical adaptation in development for Broadway?

Behind the Candelabra

It has been reported that producer David Permut has successfully acquired the rights to the HBO film "Behind the Candelabra," and is eyeing a Broadway premiere. The movie starred Michael Douglas in a Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning performance as world-famous pianist Liberace and Matt Damon as his lover Scott Thorson. In addition, Permut is said to be pursuing Bradley Cooper to lead the cast as Liberace and also interested in the project is Come From Away's Tony Award-winning director Christopher Ashley, who is also Artistic Director of La Jolla Playhouse, where the tuner could possibly stage its world premiere.