EXCLUSIVE: The Superb Spiderman, 500 Days of Summer time and Disney’s Snow White director Marc Webb has been set to direct supernatural mystery Day Drinker.
Based totally across the bond between an enigmatic stranger and a bartender mourning the lack of her lover, the unique tale is written by means of Zach Dean (The The following day Struggle), who will even produce along Lit Leisure Workforce’s Adam Kolbrenner (The The following day Struggle). 30West is financing and can executive-produce.
Set in coastal France, Portugal, and Spain, plot main points are in large part being stored beneath wraps however we’re advised the tale spans “love, friendship, and revenge”. The venture may just turn out to be a scorching Cannes marketplace prospect however that hasn’t been set but.
30West’s upcoming slate contains Killers of the Flower Moon, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro (Apple), The Contractor, starring Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Kiefer Sutherland (Showtime, Paramount+, STX), and Ruben Östlund’s Triangle of Unhappiness with Woody Harrelson.
Earlier titles come with motion pictures The Mauritanian, Overdue Evening, I, Tonya and sequence reminiscent of Tiger King and FYRE, Oscar-nominated documentary Flee, and the approaching untitled Wildcat documentary characteristic, which the corporate offered in a record-breaking deal to Amazon Studios.
Webb started his occupation as a track video director and made his characteristic movie debut with hit rom-com (500) Days of Summer time, which starred Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Zooey Deschanel. He went directly to direct The Superb Spider-Guy and its sequel, The Superb Spider-Guy 2 every of which grossed greater than $700M. He has additionally helmed indie titles reminiscent of Proficient for Fox Searchlight and directed on TV and streaming sequence together with Netflix’s The Society, Why Girls Kill for Paramount+, The CW’s Loopy Ex-Female friend, and the approaching Occupation Alternatives in Homicide and Mayhem starring Mandy Patinkin for Hulu. He’s lately in manufacturing in London on Disney’s Snow White remake starring Rachel Zegler and Gal Gadot.
Webb is repped by means of CAA and Dean is repped by means of CAA, Lit Leisure Workforce and lawyer Andrew Hurwitz.