Feels like Adam Sandler is buying and selling in his Hubie Halloween humor for an additional severe drama. The Uncut Gems actor is about to star in an adaptation of “The Spaceman of Bohemia” for an upcoming movie from Chernobyl director Johan Renck, Deadline reports. Sandler’s new position will convey him again to Netflix, the place his new Halloween comedy just lately debuted.
“The Spaceman of Bohemia” mission is tailored from a novel of the identical identify by writer Jaroslav Kalfar. The still-untitled movie follows “an astronaut (Sandler) despatched to the sting of the galaxy to gather mysterious historical mud. He quickly finds his earthly life falling to items and he turns to the one voice who may also help him attempt to put it again collectively. It simply so occurs to belong to a creature from the start of time lurking within the shadows of his ship.”
Sandler’s new film comes from producers Channing Tatum, Reid Carolin, Peter Kiernan and Michael Parets, in addition to Tim Headington, Lia Buman and Max Silva. Ben Ormand, Renck and Barry Bernardi are all listed as government producers on the upcoming mission.
“As we put together for our voyage to Chopra, I couldn’t be extra happy to have discovered the proper associate in Adam,” Renck stated. “And now, with the assist of the good Netflix household, I’m profoundly excited to set off on our inconceivable journey.” The director, who received two Emmy Awards for his most up-to-date work, HBO’s miniseries Chernobyl, has beforehand directed episodes of Bloodline, Bates Motel, Breaking Dangerous, The Strolling Lifeless and extra.
“The Spaceman of Bohemia” adaptation strengthens Sandler’s relationship with Netflix, the place he’s had a deal since 2015. Prior to now, he’s introduced movies like Homicide Thriller and Sandy Wexler to the streaming platform, and his tasks The Meyerowitz Tales and Uncut Gems are each a part of the Netflix library. Subsequent up for Sandler is Hustle, his sports activities comedy and newest Netflix mission.