The film will feature the returns of Will Smith and Joel Edgerton in the lead roles.
Other projects the French filmmaker has commanded are two installments of The Transporter saga, the first part of Now You See Me, Clash of the Titans, and The Incredible Hulk. , second MCU film starring Edward Norton as the scarlet giant and Liv Tyler as Betty Ross.
In addition to cinema, the creative has also worked in television, as he took over the reins of Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, a series that continued Jim Henson’s epic eighties adventure.
Taking into account the filmmaker’s previous work, his choice to take control of the executive chair is not far-fetched at all, after all, Leterrier was for a long time the protégé of another creative native of France, named Luc Besson.
Does it ring a bell? No? Perhaps projects like Taken, Léon or The Fifth Element serve to locate it. Only in these three films are the bases of a concept like Bright’s: action, science fiction, and fantasy.
The report does not mention the reason why David Ayer, who was originally contemplated to take the reins of the epic continuation.
The writer and director of Suicide Squad have been set to return since the sequel was confirmed in 2017. However, this unexpected plan still has no official explanation.
Bright is a Netflix exclusive film. Taking buddy cop movies as his main inspiration, he mixes them with a story in which mythological creatures, mainly orcs, commonly coexist with humans.
Yesterday and Evan Spiliotopoulos wrote the script, with T.S. Nowlin provides the latest rewrite. Yesterday he is still a producer, along with Eric Newman and Bryan Unkeless.
Nielsen reported that during the first three days of the streaming service, 11 million people watched the 2017 film “Bright” and Netflix claimed that the film attracted 60 million viewers in its first week, which premiered the shooting a few days later Weekly news of order sequels Real.