The Uncharted film had a protracted and troubling manufacturing historical past. It misplaced six administrators over time as a consequence of numerous causes starting from artistic variations to scheduling conflicts.
After David O. Russell, Neil Burger, Seth Gordon, Shawn Levy, Dan Trachtenberg and Travis Knight, the most recent rumors level to Reuben Fleischer (Zombieland, Zombieland: Double Faucet, Venom) as the individual that Sony is presently eyeing for the function.
In the meantime, whereas the seek for the director continues to be ongoing, the capturing of the movie was inevitably delayed, which in flip formally postponed the discharge date of the Uncharted film. The unique theatrical launch date was December 18th, 2020, nevertheless it has now been delayed by Sony to March fifth, 2021.
Actor Tom Holland, who’ll play a younger Nathan Drake within the Uncharted film, may be very a lot pumped to get the motion going although. Here’s what he told IGN in a fresh interview on the topic:
I believe what Uncharted provides that almost all video video games movies do not is that it is an origin story to the video games. So should you performed the video games, you have not seen what is going on to occur within the movie. And if you have not performed the video games, you are going to benefit from the movie as a result of it is data that everybody else is getting on the identical time. However I am tremendous excited to make that film and it has been a very long time coming.
I learn the most recent draft of the script on the way in which over right here and it is top-of-the-line scripts I’ve ever learn. It actually, actually jumps off the web page.
I believe Mark Wahlberg’s going to kill it as Sully and it should be a variety of enjoyable.
Mark Wahlberg was initially forged as Nathan Drake himself, however because the script of the Uncharted film turned the protagonist right into a a lot youthful model of the character, Wahlberg’s function turned into that of Drake’s mentor Victor ‘Sully’ Sullivan.
We’ll maintain you apprised at any time when ultimately capturing for the Uncharted film begins.