“Actual Metal,” a Disney Branded Tv action-drama collection for Disney+ primarily based on the hit Shawn Levy 2011 movie starring Hugh Jackman during which a struggling ex-boxer navigates the game of robotic boxing, is in early phases of improvement at twentieth Tv, the corporate mentioned Thursday.
Government producers on the collection embody Shawn Levy, Robert Zemeckis, Jack Rapke, Jacqueline Levine, Susan Montford and Don Murphy.
The seek for writers on the collection is underway.
“Actual Metal” adopted a father and son as they reconcile years of distance and uncover an out of date junkyard sparring robotic who simply may be greater than it appears. The movie, which earned greater than $300 million on the worldwide box-office, has been a fan favourite for greater than a decade.
Montford and Murphy are presently in manufacturing on “Vampire Academy” primarily based on the novels by Richelle Mead for Peacock and are producing the fast-tracked “Buck Rogers” for Legendary with George Clooney and Smokehouse. Montford and Murphy each produced the unique “Reel Metal” together with Levy. Murphy can be producing subsequent 12 months’s “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts.”
Levy is producing by way of his 21 Laps banner, whose latest credit embody the latest Disney hit “Free Man” which was the top-grossing authentic hit of the pandemic period, incomes 331 Million globally.
Upcoming 21 Laps initiatives embody the Levy-helmed time journey journey “The Adam Venture,” and new seasons of the hit 21 Laps collection “Stranger Issues”, “Shadow and Bone” and “Unsolved Mysteries.”