After several decades, Steven Spielberg is finally getting his Stephen King choice to become a reality. The iconic filmmaker is teaming up with Netflix to bring in Kings Talisman on screen. However, it will be as a series and not as a film. Over the years the project was seen as a feature in its various iterations. But now, Spielberg is teaming up with the Duffer Brothers Strange things Fame, as a show to bring to life.
According to a new report, Steven Spellberg Will produce Talisman Series with Ross Duffer and Matt Duffer. Curtis Given, who previously worked on the Duffers Strange things, Is set to serve as both writer and listener on the project. There is no word yet on how soon it may end in production but it is in a very early stage. Darryl Frank and Justin Faleaway are also set to produce alongside Spielberg.
It is a long time coming. Steven Spielberg originally opted for the rights to the novel by Stephen King and Peter Straub in 1982, two years before it was officially published. Various iterations have come ever since and nothing. At one point, Josh Boone (The new mutants) Was attached to direct it as a film. More recently, Mike Barker (The Handmaid’s Tale) Was attached. But nothing came out of that.
Talisman Originally published in 1984. It centers on the name of a twelve-year-old Jack Sawyer, who is embarking on an epic quest that runs from the coast of New Hampshire to the California coast. Sawyer aims to find the talisman that will save the life of his dying mother. Jack’s journey takes him into the realm, a parallel medieval universe where most people in his own universe are known as “twins”. The Queen of Territories, as it happens, Jack’s mother’s twin sister is also dying.
Steven Spielberg is as busy as ever. Man behind Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park And many other classics most recently wrapped production on him Story of west Remake. It is currently set to hit theaters in December. Whether or not Spielberg will step behind the camera for the Netflix series remains to be seen. For the Duffer Brothers, they are currently on production Strange things Season 4, which is expected to arrive this year as well.
Curtis has worked as a producer on several high-profile TV shows including Gwinn On foot, the leftovers And Narcos. related to Stephen King, His name has never been more valuable in Hollywood, with many projects currently based on his books. Has a lot to do with that success IT And IT chapter two Enjoyed at the box office. Recently, we found out that Edgar Wright’s new iteration would be directing Running man. We will be sure to keep you updated, as further details will be provided. This news comes to us via the Hollywood Reporter.
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