Idris Elba and director David Leitch are teaming up for Bang!, an adaptation of the Darkish Horse Leisure comedian for Netflix.
In keeping with The Hollywood Reporter, the spy thriller will star Elba, with Leitch (Bullet Practice, Deadpool 2) connected to direct the function. No different actors have been named to the solid as of but, nonetheless, so info is pretty sparse on the upcoming mission.
Bang! shall be based mostly on the comedian sequence of the identical title, written by Matt Kindt with artwork from Wilfredo Torres, with the difference written by Kindt and Zak Olkewicz. The sequence started publication in February 2020, with its fifth and seemingly remaining difficulty launched late in 2020.
The comedian facilities round a terrorist cult that goals to carry upon the apocalypse by way of a sequence of novels that should brainwash their readers. Nonetheless, one of many world’s finest spies is tasked with monitoring down and stopping the creator and cult, kicking off an unbelievable journey of thriller and extra.
Darkish Horse’s Mike Richardson and Keith Goldberg are set to supply the movie, with Leitch and Kelly McCormick producing by way of their 87 North Banner. Idris Elba can also be listed as a producer on the movie.
2022 has been pretty busy for Elba, who lately appeared in a post-credits scene for Marvel Studios’ Thor: Love and Thunder, and who may even star within the upcoming movies Beast and Luther, each of that are set to launch in 2022. Director David Leitch’s newest work is 2022’s Bullet Practice, with the director set to work on a movie adaptation of the tv sequence The Fall Man with Ryan Reynolds sooner or later as nicely.