Netflix is constant to construct out its sci-fi film assortment and that’s set to proceed with Netflix and Chernin Leisure teaming as much as launch a brand new Netflix Authentic film, The Second Lifetime of Ben Haskins. Right here’s the early key particulars.
Chernin Leisure is about to be behind the film who signed a first-look take care of Netflix again in April 2020. Up to now, we’ve but to study any of their upcoming output to Netflix though we’ve heard of a pair presently within the pipeline.
At the moment, three producers are set for the venture together with Jenno Topping (Ford v Ferrari), Dan Finlay (Tolkien), and David Prepared (The Mountain Between Us) all of that are key expertise at Chernin Leisure.
The film itself is a sci-fi thriller that strongly resembles the likes of Altered Carbon. It’s a few dying man, named Ben, who volunteers for a brand new experimental process which sees him waking up 19 years sooner or later in a brand new physique and seeks out his spouse who was ready for him.
The script of the film has been in circulation for some time with The Blacklist, an internet site for screenwriters having listed the venture since 2018 the place it was included in a listing of “prime unproduced screenplays”.
Matthew Kic and Mike Sorce are the writers behind the screenplay.
— The Black Listing (@theblcklst) December 17, 2018
ScriptsShadow, an internet site that opinions a number of the scripts circulating round Hollywood posted about this specific script in a review back in August 2019. Their evaluation was optimistic stating it was a script each definitely worth the learn however caveated that these scripts are plentiful and so they wrestle to get picked up as a result of “of how dangerous they have an inclination to do on the field workplace”. After all, Netflix is just not reliant on the field workplace for its personal script.
As for who’s connected on the forged facet, not a lot information there, sadly. We’ve got heard, nevertheless, that Ryan Gosling is among the many names floated (and reportedly in discussions) however no different names have been connected to this point.
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