Get ready for some fang-tastic news, horror fiends! The dynamic duo of director Ryan Coogler and star Michael B Jordan, who worked together on the hit films Creed and Black Panther, are reuniting for a mysterious vampire movie.
After a fierce bidding war, Warner Bros. emerged victorious! According to The Hollywood Reporter, the untitled film sparked a three-week bidding frenzy among studios, with Universal and Warner Bros. locked in a showdown. The coveted prize? Not only the project itself but also the chance to collaborate with the proven box-office hit makers, Coogler and Jordan.
Secrecy Shrouds the Story:
Details surrounding the vampire film remain tightly under wraps, but whispers suggest a thrilling period piece, possibly set in the Jim Crow-era South, where the undead walk among the living. Some sources even hint at anime influences, reflecting Jordan’s well-known fandom. It’s unclear how these elements blend, but the intriguing combination guarantees something fresh and exciting.
Coogler Takes the Helm:
Coogler, whose vision delivered the Black Panther phenomenon, serves as writer and director for this project. Expect his signature blend of social commentary, captivating storytelling, and thrilling action sequences to captivate audiences again.
A Team Beyond the Screen:
Joining Coogler behind the scenes are producers Zinzi Coogler and Sev Ohanian, ensuring a solid creative force driving the project forward.
While this vampire film promises to bite deep, it’s not Jordan’s only project brewing. Jordan is also attached to produce the upcoming horror-filled feature film The Dwelling, based on a for Amazon Studios that’s headed your way later this year.
Stay Hungry for More:
This is just the first taste of Coogler and Michael B. Jordan’s upcoming projects. As both productions unfold, keep your eyes peeled and your fangs ready. More details on the untitled vampire film and The Dwelling will likely come soon.
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